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Nigerian Forward Wins UEFA Conference League Goal Of The Week Award

Nigerian Forward  Wins UEFA Conference League Goal Of The Week Award

Nigeria forward Yusuf Otubanjo has won the UEFA Europa Conference League Goal of the Week award.

Otubanjo scored a stunning goal as Armenian club, FC Pyunik defeated Slovan Bratislava 2-0 on Thursday night.

It was the first time an Armenian club will record a win in the group stage of UEFA club competition.

The goal was Otubanjo’s first in the UEFA Europa Conference League for Pyunik this season.

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The 30-year-old beat three other players to the individual accolade.

His compatriots, Samuel Chukwueze and Peter Olayinka were nominated on matchday one.

Otubanjo joined Pyunik from Ararat-Armenia this summer.

Pyunik will face Lithuanian club, Zalgiris in their next game in the competition.

By Adeboye Amosu

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  • MONKEY POST 2 years ago

    There is ASUU STRIKE, BANDITRY, KILLINGS, KIDNAPPING etc in your COUNTRY, OGA is there talking about PEACE in ARMENIA…

    I don’t know what is wrong with some NIGERIANS sometimes..

    And that would have been the BIGGEST and BEST PLATFORM to PREACH PEACE for his FATHERLAND but HE decided to waste it…


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