Nigerian star's goal Nominated for European top club's goal of the Month award

Opeyeminews

Chelsea football club of England loanee and Nigerian star Ike Ugbo's goal has been nominated for Belgium Pro League club Cercle Brugge's February goal of the month award.

The youngster who has made it known that he'll be representing the Super Eagles of Nigeria scored a classic goal against Taiwo Awoniyi's former Club Royal Excel Mouscron on the 20th of February, and the goal as now been recognized as one of the best goals scored in the month of February.

The Chelsea Academy product scored a fine long range rebound goal in the 13th minutes after Royal Excel Mouscron FC's goalkeeper Herve Koffi failed to clear a corner kick that was first headed by Bates properly.

Ike Ugbo will now be battling goal of the month award against Togo star Kevin Denkey and Leonardo Lopez, and the Nigerian will be looking forward to beating his teammates in order to win the award.

Ugbo has been firing from all cylinders since joining Cercle Brugge football club on a season long loan from Chelsea FC, and he has already won the goal of the month of December award, before being nominated again.

Ugbo has already scored nothing less than 12 goals in all competitions this season, and he'll be ready to add to his goals when Cercle Brugge play Vincent Kompany's Anderlecht football club in the Belgium League Cup on Wednesday night.

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