Twitter went into a frenzy after Kelechi Iheanacho netted his first Champions League goal as Manchester City defeated Borussia Mönchengladbach 4-0 at the Etihad Stadium on Wednesday.
The Nigerian who was on target against Manchester United on Saturday, replaced hat-trick hero Sergio before scoring his side’s last goal in the closing seconds of the game. And the world took to the social media platform to congratulate the 19-year-old.
We’ve taken a look at some of the best ones here…
Pep Guardiola is turning Iheanacho to a goal scoring machine. 2 top games 2 goals. way to go young man.
— Bayonle Arashi (@midassoccer) September 14, 2016
Give Iheanacho 90mins, he scores!
Give him 45mins, he scores!
Give him 15mins, he scores!
Iheanacho bloody scores!!!
— SpiderMan (@OgaVoN) September 14, 2016
Kelechi Iheanacho keeps proving he's here to stay. Proud.
— Lolade Adewuyi (@Jololade) September 14, 2016
Kelechi Iheanacho will go on to become the greatest Nigerian footballer of all time.
— Sawyerr (@MrSawyerr) September 14, 2016
Every single goal I see Kelechi Iheanacho score is a tap in. Nigerian Thomas Muller.
— Ebuka Akara ? (@ebuka_akara) September 14, 2016
Kelechi Iheanacho will win the African footballer of the year. In the next 3years. He's grown from a talent into exceptional.
— Emmanuel Etim (@Emiearth) September 14, 2016