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Paul Onuachu Scores the Only Goal for Genk as they win Away from Home

The matches played in the Europa league on the 16th September ,2021 were filled with action and goals as teams struggled to book a spot in the elimination round of the competition .

Nigerian international and Genk of Belgium forward , Paul Onuachu, was in fine form for his club as they secured all three points in the game against Rapid Wien of Austria .

The home side played the traditional 4-4-2 formation while Genk went with a 4-3-3 team strategy ..With Paul Onuachu playing in the centre of attack along side Junya Ito and Theo Bongoda .

The match maintained a high intensity with a total of seven yellow cards shown to both teams . Five for Rapid Wien and Two for Genk .Ball possession was 43 to 57 percent in favour of the Away team .

The deadlock was broken in 92nd minute of the game when Nigerian pointman Paul Onuachu got unto sublime pass from team mate Junya Ito to score the only goal of the encounter and secure all three points for Genk .

With this victory ,Genk are now second in the group behind westham but with slight goal difference. This gives them a good start and puts them at a fine position going into the other group games .

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