Super Eagles’ forward, Henry Onyekuru has been named player of the week by whoscored after the Nigerian scored a hat-trick in Galatasaray 6-0 thumping of Ankaragucu, AOIFootball.com reports.
The Nigerian also leads the Team of the Week with a near perfect rating of 9.7 after taking his goals tally for the season to nine, putting him joint second on the scorer’s chat alongside Hugo Rodallega.
The Everton loanee is one of five Galatasaray players who made the cut with two goals hero Sinan Gumus, whilst the likes of Mariano, Badou Ndiaye, and Marcao also made the cut.
Other players on the list are Gokhan Akkan and Marwane Saadane both of Caykur Rizespor; Gael Clichy, E. Visca from leaders Istanbul Basaksehir with Besiktas duo of Tokoz and Adem Ljajic completing the XI.
This will be the third time Onyekuru will be making the team of the week and the second in successive league matches following his last appearance on the final day of the first stanza.