Onuachu Scores Brace Over Odense To Take Midtjylland To Cup Final

Super Eagles new star attraction, Paul Onauchu scored twice for FC Midtjylland in the Danish Cup semi-final win over Odense BoldKlub at the MCH arena on Wednesday after a stunning debut against The Pharaohs of Egypt during the international break.

OB midfielder Troels Kløve Hallstrøm had put Midtjylland ahead after putting the ball into his own net 34th minutes into the match and making it the only goal of the first 45 minutes.

Onuachu doubled Midtjylland’s advantage in the 47th minutes with a perfect strike to beat Hans Christian Bernat in goal for Odense BoldKlub.

The 24-year-old drew a wider margin in the encounter by completing his brace in the 72nd minutes to put the game beyond the visitors.

Norwegian star Gustav Wikheim scored the fourth with three minutes left on regulation time to cap a perfect evening for his team.

Onuachu has now scored 16 goals in all competitions for Ulvene this season.