Harambee Stars Striker Michael Olunga Named Player Of The Month For August In Japan

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Harambee Stars striker Michael Olunga has been crowned August player of the month in the Japanese second tier league.

The 25-year-old former Tusker and Gor Mahia player enjoyed a fine form with Kashiwa Reysol in the month, which was highlighted with a hat-trick against Renofa Yamaguchi.

In total, Olunga has scored 14 times this season.

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He thanked his teammates for the award.

“First of all, I would like to thank God for being able to win the MVP this month. And thanks to the teammates and coaching staff who supported me, I always enjoyed a good game.

“I was so honored to have received this honor because of the presence of the entire Resol family with supporters, and the most impressive game in August was a hat trick.

I was able to play a fantastic game against Yamaguchi on August 10th, and the best goal was a heading shot against Nagasaki on August 17. I was able to decide the ball,” Olunga said.

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Written by Bonface Osano

Communication And Media Student. Sports Writer.


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