Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has saluted striker Michael Olunga for scoring in the Spanish Lal Liga, after the Harambee Stars striker got a cap trap for Girona FC in their 6-0 whipping of Las Palmas on Saturday.
The 23-year-old Olunga, who is on credit from Chinese club Guizhou Hengfeng, likewise turned into the principal Kenyan to score in the Spanish La Liga.
“Congrats Micheal Olunga for impacting the world forever as the main Kenyan footballer to score an objective in the Spanish La Liga; and the principal player to score a cap trap for Girona FC in the Spanish best League. Keep flying the Magical Kenya hail high,” expressed Kenyatta on his Twitter handle on Saturday night.
Olunga, who was a moment half substitute, scored in the 57th, 70th and 79th minutes for Girona, who are influencing their introduction to season in the Spanish La Liga.
Cristhian Stuani – from the punishment spot – Borja Garcia and Cristian Portu were the other objective scorers on the night.
Kenya’s national group captain, Victor Wanyama who highlights for Tottenham Hotspur in the English Premier League, additionally lauded Olunga for the accomplishment.
“Congrats @OgadaOlunga more of the same brother #God’sSpeed” Wanyama posted on his Twitter handle.