By Sedara Philip
The young kid hit the ground running after he fired one goal and an assist past Gbagada United in the epic final match of the just concluded tournament, The Creative Championship Cup ‘TCC 2023’
After going behind 2-0 in the first half against Gbagada FC, fast-rising and highly inspiring youngster Gafar Olaniyan put up an eye-catching display to get his team back into the game by scoring a goal and assisting the equalizer to draw level the match 2-2 at full time before going on to win on penalties.
Gafar has been exceptionally brilliant throughout the TCC 2023 season with his exploitive speed, dribbles, and goals.
He scored against Sporting FC Lagos, Imperial FC, Dannaz FC, and also against Gbagada United in the final while also having two assists to his name throughout the competition.
Gafar, a left-footed attacking player is making a name for himself in Lagos. The wonderkid has been exceptional this season and caught the attention of many football lovers at the Legacy Pitch, Abati Barracks, and presently, he’s the fan’s favorite in Imota, Ikorodu.