Kenyan international Michael Olunga has been named the Meiji Yasuda Konami MVP of August 2020 in the J1 League in Japan.
The former Gor Mahia man has enjoyed a great run in front of goal and boasts of 15 goals in 15 appearances already this season.
He got his 15th of the season on Wednesday against Gamba Osaka after missing Kashiwa Reysol’s last two games. Reysol won the game 3-0 and is now 5th with 26 points.
“It is humbling to be named the Meiji Yasuda Konami MVP of 2020 August. Firstly to thank God for His unending grace. Secondly, thanks from the bottom of my heart to my team mates,coaching staff, surbodinate staff, and fans for their support” said Olunga after collecting his award..
“Thanks, and to many more, always working hard for the team’s victory” he added.
Olunga will be aiming to increase his goal tally for the season when his team takes on Sagan Tosu this Sunday.