Warriors striker Tino Kadewere scores 4 goals in his Lyon derby. The 24-year-old joined from Ligue 2 side Le Havre, where he top-scored in the French second-tier division with 20 goals.
Zimbabwean striker Tinotenda Kadewere says he is pleased with his performance after a brilliant start to life at Lyon with 4 goals in his first game, a 12-0 drubbing of Swiss outfit Port Valais on Wednesday evening.
He highlighted after the game he was happy with his display. “I am very happy with this first match. It’s great to start like this. We must continue. We are starting to find shape. Lyon is a big club,” he told reporters.
His coach Rudi Garcia was also impressed by how connected with his teammates. “We played a good game while respecting the opponent. Tindo blended well with the others and that is good,” said Garcia. Tino Kadewere and Memphis Depay shared six goals as Olympique Lyon raced to 7-0 half time lead in their friendly match against Swiss side Port Valais.
Depay opened the scoring in the second minute, converting the penalty awarded to Lyon for a handball offense in Valais box. The Dutchman turned from scorer to provider moments later, setting up Karl Toko Ekambi, who made no mistake from close range.
Kadewere made it 3, after being perfectly set up by Jeff Reine-Adeleide to slot home his first goal for his new club. Depay got his brace and Lyon’s 4th in the 18th minute before Kadewere also got his second and Lyon’s 5th, six minutes later.
The Zimbabwean striker would get his hat trick five minutes later, this time set up by Ekambi before getting his and Lyon’s seventh, set up by Memphis, in the 32nd minute. 7-0 at the interval. The match ended in a 12 – 0 result
Source – Soccer24
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