Ogbeche wins Man-of-the-match award after brace heroics


SC Cambuur forward Bartholomew Ogbeche has been named the man of the match in Saturday’s 3-1 win over NEC Nijmegen.

It was their first this season in 16 games 366football.com can report.

The former Nigerian international earned the plaudits after he took his goal tally to seven in the Eredivisie this season when he scored a brace for his Dutch side in the encounter.

He told reporters after the game that he is extremely happy with his performance and indeed the goals on the day.

“Really happy, really happy,” he said. Most especially for the three points

Ogbeche who failed to score in his last three games for the opened scoring in the 20th minute before doubled his strike four minutes after the restart in what was his 14th game of the season.

The win sees Cambuur off the bottom spot to 17th with ten points 16 games.

Last season the former PSg star scored 13 goals in 31 Eredivisie games to keep SC Cambuur in the topflight division.

He has played for French side PSG,Bastia,Metz and also represented Al Jazira,Real Valladolid,Kavala.

He also starred for Middlesbrough in England Deportivo Alavés,Cádiz and Xerez