Genk’s Onuachu fires Dinamo Zagreb warning with Seraing hat-trick

Forward of Thursday’s Europa League showdown towards the Residents, the Nigeria worldwide obtained a treble towards Jordi Condom’s males on Sunday night time

Paul Onuachu has despatched Dinamo Zagreb a powerful warning forward of Thursday’s Europa League recreation with a hat-trick as Genk silenced Seraing 3-0 on Sunday night time.

The Nigeria worldwide scored all targets to ship the Smurfs to the third place within the Belgian First Division A log.

Having suffered a 4-2 defeat to Royal Antwerp final day trip, John van den Brom’s males welcomed Jordi Condom’s group – who suffered a 1-0 loss to Commonplace Liege – to the Luminus Area as they focused a return to successful methods.

Ghana’s Joseph Paintsil thought he had given Genk a Seventeenth-minute lead, but it surely was chalked off by referee Jonathan Lardot after VAR adjudged he was in an offside place.

One other likelihood beckoned for the hosts after Japan ahead Junya Ito was fouled within the hazard zone – with Lardot awarding a penalty. However, Onuachu missed the following kick.

The Tremendous Eagle made amends for his miss 10 minutes later when he put the Smurfs forward having been arrange by Ito.

Two minutes later, he accomplished his double to offer Van den Brom’s aspect a two-goal benefit into the half time break.

4 minutes into the second half, the 27-year-old accomplished his treble from the penalty spot following a foul on Paintsil within the aim space.

With no targets scored within the remaining minutes, Genk secured all three factors, whereas the newly promoted Belgian topflight group returned residence disenchanted.

Onuachu – who has now scored seven instances in his final 5 matches – was substituted for Nigeria prospect Ike Ugbo with three minutes left to play, whereas Ghana’s Paintsil was subbed off for Luca Oyen within the eightieth minute.

Nevertheless, Tanzania worldwide Kelvin John was not dressed for motion by supervisor Van den Brom.

For Seraing, Ibrahima Cisse (Guinea), Ablie Jallow (Gambia), Yahya Nadrani (Morocco) and Wagane Faye (Senegal) all performed a task within the defeat.

Onuachu can be hoping to take this nice kind to Thursday’s Europa fixture towards Damir Krznar’s Dinamo Zagreb.

His late minute end handed Genk a 1-0 victory over Fast Wien of their first match of the 2021-22 match staged on the Allianz Stadion, Vienna.

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