Perfect Paul Onuachu fires Genk into Belgian Cup final

Perfect Paul Onuachu fires Genk into Belgian Cup final

In form Super Eagles striker Paul Onuachu has pushed his clubside Genk into the Belgian Cup final with his perfect cup display on Sunday.

The former Midtjylland striker who was playing in his second cup game made it 100% game to goal ratio with his strike in Genk’s 2-1 win against Anderlecht.

Paul Onuachu opened the scoring for Genk at the Lotto Park in the 17th minute of the game.

In the 59th minute of the game Chelsea defender onloan at Anderlecht Matt Maizga scored an own goal to increase Genk’s tally to two.

Genk were reduced to 10 when Jhon Lucumi was sent off in the 73rd minutes of the game.

Adrien Trebel reduced the deficit for Anderlecht with his strike but it was not enough as the game ended 2-1 im favour of Genk.

With the win Genk moved into the Belgian Cup final and Paul Onuachu also have scored in his last four games.

He has 2 goals in 2 Cup games and has 27 goals in all competitions.

Tope Adefala

Tope Adefala is an experienced sports writer, editor, and web designer. A former editor at 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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