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Nigerian youngster Gift Orban Net First League Goal of the Season

by: Evolve


Nigerian youngster, Gift Orban, kicked off the 2023/2024 Belgian Pro League season in a blaze of glory, scoring a sensational goal for KAA Gent.

Fresh from his UEFA Europa Conference League heroics, the 21-year-old prodigy continues to dazzle.

Orban’s match-winning strike sealed a thrilling 3-2 home victory against KV Kortrijk, setting the tone for an electrifying season opener.

Having joined Gent from Denmark last winter, the gifted youngster showcased his lethal goal-scoring prowess once more, assisted by Jordan Torunarigha.

The match heated up in the 71st minute when Orban found the net, propelling Gent to a commanding 3-1 lead. Though KV Kortrijk mounted a late charge, the resilient Gent held firm to claim the victory.

With an impressive record of 15 goals in just 16 Jupiler Pro League appearances, Orban’s skill is no fluke. He’s eager to shine in European competitions, building on his remarkable track record.

Gift Orban’s scintillating season debut ignites excitement, hinting at a remarkable campaign ahead for KAA Gent.




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