Victor Osimhen scored a hat-trick as Nigeria thrashed Sao Tome and Principe 6-0 in their 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier on Sunday.
The Napoli striker opened the scoring in the 13th minute before adding his second through a penalty kick in the 69th minute. Before finishing his hat-trick in the 79th minute.
Taiwo Awoniyi, the in-form Nottingham Forest striker, scores, while Samuel Chukwueze and Ademola Lookman also score for Nigeria, who dominated the game from start to finish.
Nigeria now leads Group A with 15 points from six games and will travel to the 2023 AFCON tournament as the group leader.
Victor Osimhen is the first player ever to score 10 goals in a single AFCON qualifying campaign.
The talented Victor Osimhen has scored an impressive 20 goals in only 27 games for the Super Eagles.
The great Rashidi Yekini holds the record for the most goals scored in 62 games, with a total of 37 goals.
He is now 17 goals behind the all-time record held by Rashidi Yekini.