Aniekpeno Udoh’s 3rd Goal In 4 Games Helps Al Kholood club To Victory
- Scores Goal Number 64 Since His Transfer From Akwa United.
Nigerian Forward Aniekpeno Udoh continued his fine form in front of goal hitting his 3rd goal in 4 games as Al Kholood club defeated Al Sahel club 3-2 on Tuesday night.
It was the visitors who took the lead in the 5th minute at the Al Rass stadium through Mohammed Al-Shahrani. In the 20th minute after minutes of sustained pressure, Aniekpeno Udoh scored the equalizer for Al Kholood club .
Khamis Al Mawaali and Nasreddine Zalaani added two strikes in the 26th and 33rd minute to hand Al Kholood club a Convincing 3-1 lead at the break.
The second half produced just one goal with Victor Felipe pulling one back for Al Sahel club in the 6th minute of additional time for 3-2 . Aniekpeno Udoh and his Al Kholood held on for the remaining minute to seal a 3-2 win in the Saudi Arabian Division One clash.
Aniekpeno Udoh’s fine form in front of goal has helped Al Kholood club to three wins and a draw in the last four games. A chance to stretch their run will come when they visit Al Ain on the 4th of May 2022.
The goal when added to his two earlier strikes for Al Kholood sports club means Aniekpeno Udoh has hit the back of the net 64 times (Excluding friendly matches as per transfrmarkt) since leaving home town club Akwa United Fc for Norwegian side Vikings.
The Nigerian striker scored 2 goals at Vikings, 3 at Levanger , 33 goals at Swedish side Llungskile , 23 at Finnish club KuPs eight of which came in the UEFA Europa league and UEFA conference league.
Having adapted to life at the new club in a new continent with the obvious language barrier, Aniekpeno Udoh is now delivering the goods and soon the Saudi Arabian Football community will get used to his trademark Back flip goal Celebration.