Absolute record from Juninho

15 March 2024 15:33
Absolute record from Juninho

Qarabag player Olavio Juninho has signed a new record.

Idman.biz reports that the Brazilian striker was the player who scored the most goals in one European Cup season in the team of Azerbaijani clubs.

He made this record official in the match against Bayer of the R16 final stage of the Europa League (2:3). By distinguishing himself in Leverkusen, Juninho increased the number of European Cup goals in the season to 6.

The South American left behind 6 players who scored 5 goals each. Afran Ismayilov (2010/11), Reynaldo (2013/14), Kady Borges (2021/22), Owusu Kwabena (2022/23), Redon Xhixha (2023/24) in Qarabag, Theo Weeks (2016/17) showed such productivity in Gabala.

It should be noted that Olavio scored one of his goals in qualifying and five in the main stages.