Super Eagles Vice Captain, Ogenyi Onazi scored his first goal of the season in Trabzonspor’s 3-1 win over Genclerbirligi in the Turkish Super Lig on Sunday.

Onazi, whose wife Sandra gave birth to their first child in August, took to Twitter after the game to dedicate the goal to his daughter.

“Thank God for the 3 points; was also great to give my baby #makayla a wonderful gift amore. When grace speaks…,” he tweeted.


It was Onazi’s second appearance in the League this season and Trabzonspor are now fourth in the Turkish Super Lig table with seven points from four games.

Onazi was initially eyeing a Summer move to England where he was wanted by Championship side, Birmingham City.