Super Eagles’ striker, Kayode Olanrewaju was the hero for Shakhtar Donetsk as he scored the against Mariupol, thus edging them closer to another league triumph, AOIFootball.com reports.
The on-loan Manchester City forward, who was on for 84 minutes, you netted the game’s only goal which decided the tie in favour of his team in the 65th minute to keep his club in a commanding position to claim the league title.
The goal was Kayode’s second in four games for Shakhtar since joining them in the winter transfer market after a disastrous first half of the season loan at Spanish LaLiga side, Girona.
It is also the second the 24-year-old has scored against the same team as he scored one of the goals in their 5-1 thrashing of Mariupol in a Cup game a fortnight ago.
The win keeps Shakhtar Donetsk on top of the standings with 69 points from 29 games, 6 points above second-placed Dynamo Kyiv who have played a game less.