Ahmed Musa took the match ball home with a beautiful hat-trick against Al-Qadisiyah
The 25-year-old put his team in front in the 20th minute. He extended the lead 20 minutes later and crowned his effort with his third goal which was marked as the finest finish of the game.
While he was thankful to his teammates, he took to Instagram to express his delight over the victory.
“Great teamwork! Thankful to my teammates to get the away victory and happy to get my first hat-trick for the club!”
Musa was a key figure in Russia where he played with CSKA Moscow before joining Leicester City for then record fee under Claudio Ranieri.
He was an unused sub throughout his stay when he struggled to adapt to English football.
While he was concerned about his playing time in other to get a chance to join Super Eagles to Russia, he went back on loan to join his former club in Russia.
The goal poacher was industrious among the Super Eagles team; while he struggled to get playing time with Genort Rohr, He started in place of Odion Ighalo against Iceland, got a brace in the match that ended 2:1.
Musa finished as the all-time leading goal scorer in Africa after scoring 4 goals in total.
While he returned to Leicester, he caught the eyes of an oil-rich club who lured him with elite players in Saudi Arabia.
His presence has helped his teammates to earn the much needed victory with his hat-trick. Thanks to his speed, accuracy and shot power.
The goal poacher will have an eye for goal in the encounter against Al-Taawoun on Monday, 24 of September.