UEFA Conference League: Super Eagles striker, Dessers finishes as top scorer
Feyenoord striker Cyriel Dessers finished this season as the first ever top scorer in the UEFA Europa Conference League.
The Super Eagles star failed to score in Wednesday’s final, as the Dutch club lost 1-0 to Roma in Albania.
However, Dessers still finished as the top scorer with 10 goals, one goal ahead of Tammy Abraham, who had nine goals to her name.
Dessers ended the season with 21 goals and six assists in 46 games in all competitions.
If Feyenoord triumphed, the 27-year-old would have become the first Nigerian to win the Conference League title.
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