By Johnny Edward:
Nigeria U-23s striker Junior Ajayi was the match hero for CS Sfaxien who defeated Esperance 1-0 in a feisty encounter in the Tunisian Ligue 1 on Sunday, Completesportsnigeria.com reports.
The former Shooting Stars player headed home the winner for his side in the 68th minute to take CS Sfaxien to second on the log and two points above Esperance.
The strike was his 10th of the campaign for CS Sfaxien in his debut season which makes him third joint-top scorer in the Tunisian Ligue 1.
CS Sfaxien have 66 points from 27 games with three games left to play.
Ajayi is expected to be named in Nigeria’s provisional squad for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games men’s football event in August.