Super Eagles’ forward, Henry Onyekuru grabbed an assist for champions Galatasaray as they bounced back from their disappointing home loss in the Europa League to thrash Kasimpasa 4-1 in front of their home fans, AOIFootball.com reports.
In a match that was largely dominated by African imports, Onyekuru failed to add to his nine league goals as Algerian forward Sofiane Feghouli stole the show with his first hat-trick for the visitors.
Egyptian forward, Mahmoud Trezeguet opened the scoring for Kasimpasa after 14 minutes before Moroccan forward Younes Belhanda equalized for the visitors eight minutes later.
Sofian Feghouli then made it 2-1 on twenty-eight minute before he scored his second of the game and Galatasaray third eight minutes after the break to give the Visitors a commanding 3-1 lead.
Onyekuru then turned provider for the Algerian eight minutes after the hour mark as Feghouli completed his hat-trick to give Galatasaray an emphatic boost ahead of their make or Mar second leg Europa League clash away at Benfica.
Onyekuru played for the entire match duration, earning a game rating of 7.3, completing 84% of his passes, making 2 key passes, 2 interceptions and also winning two duels.