Anthony Nwakaeme scored his seventh goal of the season Saturday for Trabzonspor to shoot to the top of the Turkish Super Lig following a 2-0 win at Genclerbirligi.
Nwakaeme fired his team’s second goal seven minutes from time.
Last season, the 30-year-old forward netted 10 goals in the league.
Compatriot Mikel Obi also posted full-game action in this decisive road win.
Trabzonspor are now top of the table with 41 points from 20 matches to unseat Sivasspor from the summit of the standings.