Awoniyi's Mainz suffers heavy defeat in Bundesliga clash

By Emmnauel Oladele - Nigeria's Taiwo Awoniyi was a 61st minute substitute for Mainz 05 as they suffered a heavy 5-0 defeat in the hand of visiting RB Leipzig in the German Bundesliga.

Timo Werner's hat-trick and a goal each from Yussuf Poulsen and Marcel Sabitzer were enough to complete a 5-0 demolition of Taiwo Awoniyi's Mainz on Sunday.
Taiwo Awoniyi

The introduction of Awoniyi in the 61st could not prevent Mainz's heavy defeat.

After the defeat, Mainz are now 15th on the log and could now become a relegation threatened team if Beierlorzer Achim's led side failed to improve their game.

RB Leipzig maintained third position on the log and are seven points behind Bayern Munich who currently top the log. This means that RB Leipzig are also in contention for the league title but will need to catch up with Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund who are currently first and second respectively on the log.

Post a comment

0 Comments


BACK TO HOMEPAGE


NPFL LEAGUE STANDING
 SNTEAMSMPWDLGFGAGDP
 1.Abia Warriors00000000
 2.Adamawa Utd.00000000
 3.Akwa United00000000
 4.Dakkada FC00000000
 5.Enyimba Int'l00000000
 6.FC Ifeanyi Ubah00000000
 7.Heartland FC00000000
 8.Jigawa GS00000000
 9.Kano Pillars00000000
 10.Katsina United00000000
 11.Kwara United00000000
 12.Lobi Stars00000000
 13.MFM FC00000000
 14.Nasarawa Utd.00000000
 15.Plateau United00000000
 16.Rangers Int'l00000000
 17.Rivers United00000000
 18.Sunshine Stars00000000
 19.Warri Wolves00000000
 20.Wikki Tourists00000000