Enyimba midfielder Rasheed Olabiyi has expressed delight after he was announced as the ‘wonder goal’ winner by the League Management Company (LMC) on Tuesday.
The midfielder was picked for the award for his strike in the 3-3 draw against city rivals Abia Warriors in the Nigeria Professional Football League, alongside Ifeanyi Egwim of Dolphins and Emmanuel Ajia of El-Kanemi Warriors.
And after winning the award which is worth N100,000, the skillful midfielder cannot seem to contain his excitement.
“All thanks to Allah for the LMC award, Nigeria glo Premier League wonder goal. Thank you very much to those who voted for me. Who am I without you guys,” he said on his Facebook page.
“Kudos to my teammates who made the goal possible. Big thanks to my coaches, the management of Enyimba international, the supporters club, all my fans all over Nigeria, my lovely family and big thanks goea to the organisers of the award (LMC).
“Words cannot express my gratitude and appreciation for overwhelming support from everybody shown to me. I really appreciate. May the Almighty God bless you all. Amen. Much love,” he said.