NPFL Striker Wins CNN Award
The wonder goal scored by Nigerian striker Sikiru Olatunbosun who plays for Nigeria Professional Football League side, MFM FC has been voted as the CNN Goal of the Week.
The award won by Sikiru on Friday is historic as it is the first time that a goal from the Nigerian League is nominated let alone finishing tops.
Sikiru who scored in last Friday’s NPFL game against defending champions, Enugu Rangers amassed 82% of the total votes casted
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Manchester City forward Kelechi Iheanacho had previously won the award with his superb goal against Tanzania during the Africa Nations Cup qualifiers, however, Olatunbosun is the first player from the NPFL to win the accolade.