Afeez Aremu Named In Norwegian Eliteserien Team Of The Week

By Godwin Aikigbe

Start midfielder, Afeez Aremu has been named in the Norwegian  Eliteserien Team of the Week.

This follows his stellar performance in his team’s 2-1 home win over Stabaek on Sunday.

The Nigeria international scored the winning goal for his team and ended up with Man of the Match award in the bag  in the Game week 16 tie at Sparebanken Sør Arena.

Aremu, who cut his football teeth at Dosu Football Academy, scored the match winner on 61 minutes, a minute after Kevin Kabran cancelled out Tonny Brochmann’s 49th minute opener for the visitors a Norwegian Eliteserien Game week 16 tie at Sparebanken Sør Arena.

It was Aremu’s third goal in 16 appearances for his team, who are battling for survival, lying second from bottom of the log with 14 points.

The 18-year-old celebrated the feats with the following statement: “Celebration after the winning goal and also great performance from the team today @ikstart because i can’t do it alone and thumbs up for those who voted me as the MOTM ❤ Still counting 🙏🙌⚽ Big thanks to our great fans ❤❤.”