Super Eagles forward, Kayode Olarenwaju has been included in the La Liga Team Of the Week following his spectacular performance on Monday night for his Spanish club, Girona.

Kayode put up a Man-of-the-Match display as Girona secured a 2-1 away win against Deportivo La Coruna in one of Monday night's La Liga games.

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The Nigerian star who last season finished as the top scorer in the Austrian Bundesliga played for 90 minutes.

He won a penalty and he provided the assist for Girona’s second goal scored by Christian Portu in the 71st minute.


Kayode was listed alongside top stars like Lionel Messi and Valencia’s Goncales Guedes in the star-studded team of the week formation.

The win secured by Girona has move them to 15th spot on the LaLiga table, and have amassed nine points.

LaLiga Team of the Week:


Jan Oblak (Atletico Madrid)


Mario Gaspar (Villareal)

Raphane Varane (Real Madrid)

Jeison Murillo (Valencia)

Lucas Digne (Barcelona)


Faycal Fajr (Getafe)

Geofrey Kondogbia (Valencia)

Samu Castillejo (Villareal)

Goncalo Guedes (Valencia)


Lionel Messi (Barcelona)

Olanrewaju Kayode (Girona)

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