Nigerian duo of Rilwan Hassan and Paul Onuachu were instrumental to FC Midtjylland’s win over rivals, Silkerborg in the Denmark Superliga, reports.

Onuachu missed a goal via a shot from outside the box in the 13th minute of the encounter.

Rilwan also missed 15 minutes later after his shot went wide.

The home team kept looking deadlier by the minute as they were in dire need of a goal.

However, they broke the deadlock in the 51st minute, courtesy of a Mark Dan Helde goal.

Rilwan delivered a beautiful cross that was beautifully converted by his compatriot, Paul Onuachu to add to FC Midtjylland’s tally in the 57th minute.

The tie was played in front of 5,032 fans at the MCH Arena.

Midtyjlland are 9th in the 14-team Denmark Superliga with 3 points from 2 games.