By Adeboye Amosu:
Nigeria forward, Henry Onyekuru, grabbed an assist in his first start for Galatasaray who beat Sakaryaspor 3-0 in a friendly game at the Sakarya Ataturk Stadium, reports Completesportsnigeria. com.
Onyekuru who is on loan at the Turkish outfit from Everton, was subbed on from the bench in Galatasaray’s two previous games.
The striker was replaced by Dogan Can in the 62nd minute of the encounter.
He was on target in the last game against Spanish club Valencia which Galatasaray lost 2-1.
Mugdat Celik grabbed the opener for Fathi Terim’s men in the sixth minute with Onyekuru providing the assist.
Younes Belhanda and Sinas Gummus scored the other goals for the Turkish champions.
In Ukraine, Kayode Olanrewaju was missing as Shakhtar Donetsk beat Desna 2-0 in their first league game of the campaign.
Kayode, 25, missed the clash due to injury which prevented him from playing in any pre-season game for the Miners.
Junior Moraes and Marlos Romero were on target for Paolo Fonseca’s men in the game.