Bundesliga side Union Berlin have hailed Taiwo Awoniyi as a hero after he scored again for them to beat Borussia Dortmund 2-1.
It was Awoniyi’s fourth goal of the season.
And it came at a time that Union Berlin are grappling with injuries in attack.
“Hey @taiwoawoniyi18!,” tweeted the Union Berlin official Twitter handle
“We are so proud of you tonight. Three amazing performances when we have injuries in that position. What a hero!
“From Imperial Academy (Nigeria) to Union.”
The striker is loan from Premier League champions Liverpool.