Kayode Picked For Shakhtar Player Of The Month Award

Kayode Picked For Shakhtar Player Of The Month Award

Olanrewaju Kayode
Olanrewaju Kayode

Super Eagles striker, Kayode Olanrewaju has been nominated for Ukrainian club, Shakhtar Donetsk player of the month award for April.

Kayode was nominated alongside three of his teammates; Goncalves dos Santos, Taison Barcelos and Marlos Romero for the honour.

The former Austria Wien of Austria player was also voted man of the match after netting the only goal in Shakhtar Donetsk’s 1-0 league win against Mariupol last week Friday

The striker who is on loan at Shakhtar from English Premier League club Manchester City has scored two goals in four outings for the club.

He will hope to win his first silverware with the club when they take on title rivals Dynamo Kiev in the final of of the Ukraine Cup on May 9 at the Dnipro Arena.

Shakhtar also sit at the top of the Ukrainian league with 69 points, three more than Dynamo Kiev with three games remaining before the end of the campaign.

Paulo Fonseca’s men will face fourth placed Zorya in their next league game on Saturday.

Packaged by Lanre Olabisi