Current top scorer in the Nigerian professional league Junior Lokosa has showed no signs of slowing down as he scored his 17th & 18th goals of the current campaign as Kano Pillars beat Katsina United 3-1 at the Sani Abacha Stadium on Sunday
The 24 year old striker scored his first of the night and his 17th overall in the 8th minute of the encounter of an assist by Nyima Nwagua.
Asides his goals Lokosa also contributed with an assist as he crossed perfectly for Nyima Nwagua to head home the 2nd goal for pillars
The inform hitman who has taken the Nigerian league by storm got Pillars 3rd , his 2nd of the night and his 18th overall three minutes after the break when he intercepted Frank Kappe’s back pass before firing past goalkeeper Dami Paul
Lokosa now has 5 more goals to go to equal Mfon Udoh’s record of 23 NPFL goals with about 17 games left to play in the league
He is Nigeria’s highest scorer in any football League so far
With the strikers form calls continue to grow for him to be at least included in the Eagles 35 man list for the world cup