Former Flying Eagles Star Orji Okonkwo Inspired a dramatic comeback for Bologna as they rallied from behind twice to beat Verona 3-2 on Monday
The 19 year old Nigerian scored a brilliant header in the 74th minute to level scores after Bologna had gone behind for a second time in the game
Cerci, Destro and Caceres all got themselves on the scoresheet in the first half, while goals from Okwonkwo and Donsah both helped the Rossoblu secure all three points in a thrilling game at the Benteogodi.
Okonkwo was a 56th minute change for the Rossoblu coming in for veteran striker Destro when hope was failing and Italian coach Donadoni decided to turn to his young stars
Okonkwos goal came after a moment of quality from Simone Verdi.
The winger picked the ball up on the right and cut onto his left foot, before curling a perfect cross in for Orji Okwonkwo, who had replaced Destro.
The youngster made no mistake, heading the ball past Nicolas to put his side on terms.
Bologna had dominated possession, but looked set to lose at the Bentegodi until a pair of sucker punches from the young Nigerian and Ghanian strikers in the second half kept the verona rooted in the relegation zone
The former flying Eagle was himself substituted again in the 87th minute in what was the final change for the visitors, replaced with Falletti
The goal was the talented youngsters second goal of the season for Serie A side Bologna asides the goals he also scored for the Primervera side