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Theophilus Solomon Moves Closer To Top Scorer In Croatia After Latest Goal For Istra

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Theophilus Solomon enhanced his burgeoning reputation as one of the feared strikers in the Croatian league when he scored in Istra’s 3-2 win over Ciballa.

The on loan Rijeka forward net his side second goal in the five goal thriller to take his season tally to five goals, two goals behind the present top scorer in the league.

20 year old Solomon has scored in games against Lokomotiva Zagreb, Split, Inter Zapresic with Istra his favourite opponent as he has scored against them in two games this season.

Last season while on loan to second division side NK Sibenik he scored 13 goals as his side narrowly missed out on promotion to the top division in Croatia.

He could leave Istra in January as he is reportedly a top target for several sides in Europe, with Swansea City, Sporting Lisbon and clubs in Belgium and Holland reportedly keen on his services.