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Nigerian star reacts after coming from the bench to score his first ever club goal in UCLQ

Nigerian star Raphael Onyedika has reacted after coming from the bench to score his first ever club goal in FC Midtjylland's 2-1 comeback victory over Glasgow Celtic FC, in the UEFA Champions League qualifiers at MCH Arena on Wednesday night.

The youngster was given another playing time by his coach and he was able to impress in the game, as he netted his team's most important goal.

Onyedika was introduced to replace Brazil star Charles Rigon Matos in the 59th minutes and he was able to play a vital role in his team's comeback victory.

After playing out a goalless draw in the first half, Celtic football club of Scotland took the lead through Callum McGregor in the 48th minutes, and Awer Mabil equalized in the 61st minutes before 20 years old Nigerian star Raphael Onyedika scored the winning goal in the 94th minutes to end the match 2-1.

With Raphael Onyedika's 94th minutes goal, it means he has scored his first ever goal for FC Midtjylland.

Reacting after netting his first ever goal for FC Midtjylland, Raphael Onyedika posted on his official Instagram handle that;

"THANK YOU GOD ❤️, What a night!!! Amazing team work, Psalm 35."

The Nigerian youngster will now be looking forward to continuing his impressive performance when FC Midtjylland play their next game in few days time.

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