Super Eagles boss, Rohr explains reasons behind dropping Paul Onuachu who has scored 27 goals in 30 games

Rohr reasons for Paul Onuachu
Rohr reasons behind Paul Onuachu

Super Eagles boss, Gernot Rohr has explained reasons behind dropping in-form Paul Onuachu star who has scored 27 goals in 30 games.

The Genk star, Onuachu has been on fire so far this term scoring a staggering 27 goals in 30 games.

– Rohr added that the tall striker has been a little unlucky in the national team set-up

Gernot Rohr has defended his decision to snub Paul Onuach from the 24-man squad for this month’s Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Benin and Lesotho.

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The 26-year-old Genk forward is among the players on the standby list of the German-born tactician for the double-header.

Onuachu has scored 27 goals and two assists in 30 appearances in all competitions so far this campaign and he is one of the contenders for the European golden boot this season.

In spite of his impressive display for his club, Rohr says he already knows what he can do, adding that he will need to allow other players to show the quality they are made of in the team.