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VIDEO: Taiwo Awoniyi scores again to enter Nottingham Forest record books

Taiwo Awoniyi was on target again as Nottingham Forest played out a 1-1 draw against Crystal Palace in their last game of the season.

The Nigeran striker scored in his fourth consecutive game to help Nottingham Forest secure their Premier League status and also entering the record books in the process.

Awoniyi scored six goals in his last four games to end the season with 10 league goals, becoming just the fourth Nottingham Forest player to achieve this feat in the Premier League.

Only four players have scored 10+ Premier League goals in a single season for Nottingham Forest:

◎ Nigel Clough (1992/93)
◎ Stan Collymore (1994/95)
◎ Bryan Roy (1994/95)
◉ Taiwo Awoniyi (2022/23)

Taiwo Awoniyi scored 10 goals and assisted 1 goal in his 17 Premier League starts.

Taiwo Awoniyi only scored 4 goals in 23 games, but he scored 6 goals in 4 games including games Arsenal, and Chelsea.

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