Gbolahan Salami On Target Again For KuPS To Take Goal Count To 13 For The Season


Out of favour Super Eagles forward Gbolahan Salami scored his second goal in as many games in two days in KuPS 2-0 away win over HIFK.


He left the Nigeria Premier League as top scorer after finishing with 18 goals for Warri Wolves in February and he he taken his goal scoring form to Finland.

The goal takes his season tally to 13 in 30 games in his first season in the Finnish league. A sign of how well he has settled into his new surroundings after finally leaving the Nigeria Premier League after so many failed attempts.

Salami is now three goals away from the top scorer in the league Roope Riski who plays for SJK. However the Nigerian achieved his tally with two games less than the Finnish.

In the same game where he scored, his Nigerian compatriot at the team Azubuike Egwuekwe and Paul Onobi were also on the pitch for KuPS, but Onobi was replaced after 68 minute.