FC Luzern and Nigerian forward, Blessing Chibuike scored from the spot in their opening 2-0 victory against FC St. Gallen 1879, reports

Former Gorica striker broke the deadlock in the 87th minute after he calmly slotted home from the spot to give his side a deserved lead before Christian Schneuwly sealed the victory with a strike in added time as they bagged all three points in the opening day of the league season.

The 23-year-old moved from Ashdod in Israel to join FC Luzern in the 2018 summer window after previously playing for Olimpija Ljubljana in Slovenia.

Many will be looking forward to seeing what the young Nigerian striker has to offer this season.