CNN has named Kelechi Iheanacho’s super strike in the Super Eagles’ 1-0 win against Tanzania in the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier as the CNN Goal of the Week.
“Congratulations to the latest CNN Goal of the Week winner, Kelechi Iheanacho!” CNN Football wrote on their official Twitter handle on Thursday.
“Nacho” unleashed a left-foot strike from outside the 18-yard box which flew past Tanzania keeper Aishi Manula who had an outstanding game.
The win secured second place finish for the Eagles behind Group G winners and sole qualifiers Egypt.
Kelechi Iheanacho had the best minutes- per-goal ratio in the entire Premier League last season, scoring on average every 93.8 minutes.