Super Eagles striker, Paul Onuachu, has won the Best Player and Golden Bull (highest scorer) awards in the Belgian Jupiler Pro League on Monday night.
He won the award after scoring 33 goals and providing three assists for KRC Genk who finished second on the log.
The striker beat Club Brugge’s Noa Lang and Beerschot’s forward Raphael Holzhauser to the award.
He was awarded at the Belgian Pro League Awards traditional gala held at the JAM hotel in Brussels following a stunning 2020/2021 campaign in which the striker scored the goals in 38 league matches and play-offs.
The league wrote on its website.
“Paul Onuachu can call himself the Professional Footballer of the Jupiler Pro League for a year.”
“The KRC Genk striker was voted as the best player of the past season by his colleagues. Onuachu scored 33 times last season, making it the player with the most goals behind his name.”
Onuachu, who formerly played for FC Midtjylland, netted 35 goals in 41 games across all competitions for the Denmark side.