By James Agberebi:
Nigerian forward Sylvester Igboun scored twice and provided an assist in FC UFA’s 3-0 home win against Amkar Perm in the Russian top flight on Sunday.
On parade for Amkar Perm were Super Eagles defender Brian Idowu and 2013 Africa Cup of Nations winner Fegor Ogude who both played 90 minutes.
Igboun put UFA 1-0 ahead in the 53rd minute before doubling their lead in the 69th minute.
And in the 80th minute, he also provided an assist for Ivan Oblyakov who slotted home to make it 3-0 to UFA.
Igboun has now scored six goals in 18 league appearances for UFA so far this season.
He has scored three goals in his last three games for his side.
The win against Amkar moved UFA to sixth on 27 points in the 16-team league table.
Goals:1: 0 – 53′ Igboun , 2: 0 – 69′ Igboun, 3: 0 – 80′ Obljakov .
Ufa: Belenov, Tumasyan , Nikitin , Alikin , Sukhov, Salatich , Paurevich ( Zaseev , 84), Jokich ,Stotsky ( Safronidi , 88), Igboun , Krotov (Oblyakov , 77)
Amkar: Nigmatullin , Milkovich , Belorukov (Brown Forbes , 76), Ogude , Idowu , Zanev , Gol (Balanovich , 60), Gashchenkov ( Shavayev , 86),Ezzatollahi , Komolov , Kostyukov .