Nigerian striker Osaze Odemwingie scored his first hat-trick in five years to help Madura United secure a 6 – 0 win over Semen Padang.
Madura United, top of the log, got a massive boost in their hunt for the Indonesian Liga 1 title on Monday, June 12.
Osaze Odemwingie in Madura United colours The 35-year-old fired Gomes de Olivera’s men upfront with his 20th minute strike before the goals poured in at Gelora Bangkalan Stadium.
In the 37th minute, Nigeria’s Junior Nwokolo doubled the lead, as the former Super Eagles star completed his hat-trick in the 43rd and 63rd minutes respectively to hand his team a convincing victory.
His last hat-trick was scored against Wolverhampton Wanderers in an English Premier League encounter on February 12, 2012.