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Godfrey Obaobona Was Hero & Villian For Caykur Rizespor

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Former Sunshine Star Defender and current Nigerian international, Godfrey Obaobona was the hero and villain as his Turkish side, Caykur Rizespor went up against Konyaspor on Monday in Turkish Super Lig game.

Though Obaobona scored for Rizespor at the Konya Ataturk Stadium, his own goal was responsible for sinking his team later on

There were no goals in the first half. Konyaspor scored the first goal in the 49th minute through through Omer Sahiner.

Rizespor drew level later on through the Super Eagles Defender in the 73rd minute with a left footed strike.

The joy of the Nigerian defender did not last long as he scored an own goal while trying to protect his side’s post from Mehmet Uslu’s free-kick

The Nigerian centre half also bagged a yellow card in the encounter

Rizespor have now dropped from 12th to 13th position in the Turkish league table.

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