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EPL: Awoniyi breaks Nottingham Forest record in 3-2 defeat at Man Utd



Taiwo Awoniyi on Saturday, became the first-ever Nottingham Forest player to score in seven consecutive Premier League fixtures, after he found the back of the net against Manchester United.

Awoniyi opened the scoring in the second minute of the match at the Old Trafford.

The Super Eagles striker collected the ball inside his own half and ran through on goal before slotting the ball past Andre Onana.

The 26-year-old also joined Emmanuel Adebayor and Mohamed Salah as the the only Africans to have scored in seven consecutive Premier League games.

Willy Bolly scored the second goal for Nottingham Forest.

Manchester United recovered to win the game 3-2.

Christian Eriksen, Casemiro and Bruno Fernandes were on target for Manchester United.