Super Eagles midfielder Izunna Uzochukwu helped his Norwegian side, Aalesunds’ extend their unbeaten run in the second division on Sunday following a 1-0 home win over UII/Kisa reports Completesports.com.
Aron Prandarson scored the only goal of the game in the 43rd minute to extend Aalesunds’ run to ten games this season
Aalesunds have recorded eight wins and two draws so far this season.
Uzochukwu who was cautioned in the 30th minute expressed his excitement in a post on his Instagram Page after the game.
“It was a great performance from the team. We can only get better,” Uzochukwu told Completesports.com.
“We remain unbeaten which is good but the target is to gain promotion back to the topflight division and we are not losing sleep on that.”
Aalesunds will face Hamkam in their next game on Sunday as the look to extend their unbeaten streak to 11 games.
They have 26 points from ten games- five points ahead of second place Sandefjord.
Uzochukwu is on a short term loan deal from Meizhou Hakka in the Chinese Super League division 2.
By Johnny Edward.