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LIVERPOOL LOANEE AWONIYI SCORES FIRST PROFESSIONAL GOAL

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Liverpool loanee Taiwo Awoniyi scored his first professional club career goal striking the winner for his loan side FSV Frankfurt threw away a two goal lead to draw 2-2 with Heideinheim in a German second division game.

Awoniyi who has played 6 games without scoring proved he has not lost his scoring touch when he put his team ahead in the 22nd minute for his first professional goal since turning professional in August when he signed a five year deal with Liverpool.

FSV Frankfurt were coasting when Fanol Perdedaj doubled their lead but they were stunned by two late goals from the host within a space of seven minutes to snatch a point.

Known for his goal scoring abilities back home in Nigeria his goal should spur him to new height ahead of Nigeria U-23 friendly game against Brazil on the 24th of March.

The 2013 U-17 WYC winner with Nigeria had a whirlwind 18 months last year when he was top striker for the Nigeria U-20 and 23 team a form that earned him a move to Liverpool.