Kelechi Iheanacho hits first career double figure goals
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Kelechi Iheanacho hits first career double figure goals

Super Eagles striker Kelechi Iheanacho has scored his first ever career double figure goal after scoring in Leicester City 3-0 win against Crystal Palace in a Premier League game on Saturday.

The former Manchester City striker who has been in top form since the restart of Premier League opened the scoring for Leicester City to continue his goal scoring form.

After coming from the bench to score a goal in Leicester City 2-1 loss to Everton at the Goodison Park at midweek, he got the nod to start against Crystal Palace and he duly delivered.

Kelechi for the first in a while scored a back-to-back Premier League goal after breaking the deadlock in the second half to give his side the lead.

The goal increased his season total tally to 10 goals (five in the Premier League) and 4 assists in all competition which is his highest return since he turned professional.

It was the first time ever that he would be hitting the double figure margin since he turned pro in 2015/2016.

Tope Adefala

Tope Adefala is an experienced sports writer, editor, and web designer. A former editor at Sportlineng.com. Talks sports with a great bias for Basketball, Tennis, Field Hockey and Football. Presently the media officer of Nigeria Hockey Federation. I have been in the business of Sports communication and marketing for more than 10 years. Not forgetting that I won West African University Games, Nigeria University Games gold medals. You can find me on Twitter @1topham.

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