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Nigerian youngster guides his team to 1-0 away league win

Nigerian international and midfield maestro, Raphael Onyedika was in action on Sunday night for FC Midtjylland in their 9th league game of the Denmark Superliga against FC Copenhagen at the Parken.

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.

Raphael Onyedika in the show of the night was at the heart of the midfield for the host which was instrumental in the deserved victory of the night despite been reduced to 10-men in the first half.

Raphael Onyedika was solid in the whole 90 minutes duration of the game with his great influx of delivery which keeps them going in the competition.

The first half was such a balanced one as there was nothing to separate the two sides going into the half time break which ended goalless draw.

After playing out an intensed goalless first half, the tempo got more tensed up in the second half as they both put up some dazzling displays but the visitor were able to take the lead in the 47th minute with a goal from Junior Brumado to make it one nil.

After several attempts from both sides to add more to the tally of the night, all proved abortive as it ended one nil at full time.

FC Midtjylland with the crucial away win now sit at the top of the table with 21 points in 9 games played as they will be looking forward to continuing the winning streaks in their next fixture, so as to keep their pursuit going in the competition.


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FC Midtjylland Nigerian Raphael Onyedika

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