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FIVE FACTS ABOUT ONUACHU, THE NIGERIAN WHO WRECKED MANCHESTER UNITED

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21 year old Nigeria forward Paul Onuachu rose from the bench to score the winning goal for FC Midtylland of Denmark against Manchester United in the Europa League to gift them a 2-1 win ahead of the return leg at Old Trafford.

Prior to his goal very little was known of the Nigerian, but owngoalnigeria.com in this feature reveals five facts about the Manchester United heart breaker.

1. Onuachu moved to Midtylland of Denmark in 2013 from non league side FC Ebedei without playing a single game in any of the professional league in Nigeria.

2. He is one of the three Nigerians on the club books with Rilwan Hassan and Babajide Akintola David completing the list of Nigerians at the clyb that once had seven Nigerians on their books,

3.The goal against Manchester United was only his fourth of the season in all competition from a total of 19 games so far this season but the goal was his second in the Europa League.

4. His goal against Manchester United ended a barren run of 12 games without a goal in all competition and he has only 10 professional goals in his career.

5. Last season he was on loan to Danish second division team Velje in the second half of the season where he scored five times from 13 games after scoring just once in 10 games for Midtylland in the first division.