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Super Eagles forward on target in his team's UEFA Europa Conference League qualifying 1-0 win

Nigerian international and forward enigma, Olanrewaju Kayode was in action on Thursday night for Sivasspor in their return leg of the UEFA Europa Conference League qualifiers against CS Petrocub at the Yeni Sivas 4 Eylul Stadium.

The former Manchester City player retained his spot in the starting XI for the Riza Calimbay's side following his incredible performance in their previous game.

The forward enigma was able to shine and impress in the show of the night as he continued his goal scoring form for the host with his only goal separating the two sides at full time.

The game in the first half was such a balanced one as it ended goalless draw between the two sides going into the half time break.

In the second half of the game, the host got the opener with a goal from the Nigerian forward Olanrewaju Kayode who found the back of the net in the 65th minutes to make it one nil.

After every other efforts put up from both sides to extend the scoreline in the thrilling encounter, all were not successful as it ended one nil at full time.

The result of the night has now qualified the host for the next round with a two goals to nil scoreline on aggregate and as such be hoping to keep the winning streaks going having won the first leg one nil away from home.

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