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Super Eagles star guides his team to 2-1 away league win

Super Eagles of Nigeria dazzler, Henry Onyekuru was in action on Sunday night for Olympiacos in their 2nd game of the Greece Super League against Lamia at the Athanasios Diakos.

The Nigerian star was handed a role to play in his team's starting XI following his outstanding performance for the club in their previous game where he made his debut.

Henry Onyekuru was outstanding in the game as he played alongside Mathieu Valbuena and Aguibou Camara behind Tiquinho Soares who played as the hit man upfront and they were all able to impress, with him contributing his quota which was instrumental in the two goals to one away victory.

The visitor took a double lead in the first half of the game going into the second half with goals from Pape Abou Cisse and Bouchalakis in the 12th and 32nd minutes respectively to make it two goals to nil at the break.

The tempo of the game in the second half was more intensed as they both put up some physical, tactical and technical displays but none was able to found the back of the net until the 72nd minute when the host were able to put one back with a goal from Anastasios Karamanos to make it two goals to one.

After several attempts from both ends to add more to the tally of the night, all were not successful as it ended two goals to one at full time.

The win of the night for Olympiacos has now taken them to the 4th spot on the table with 4 points in 2 games played and as such be hoping to keep the winning streaks going in their next fixture, so as to continue their pursuit in the competition.

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