Former Tottenham Hotspur striker Jonathan Obika scored a goal to help St Mirren defeat Kilmarnock 2-0 in the Scottish Premiership on Saturday, reports..

The hosts took the lead in the 38th minute as Kyle McAllister rose in the box to nod past Doyle in the Killie goal.

Both sides had penalty appeals turned down by referee John Beaton before Saints doubled their advantage on the hour mark.

Obika robbed Alan Power of the ball before dispatching his finish beyond the goalkeeper.

Killie failed to trouble Dean Lyness in the Saints goal as the home side claimed three points.

Apart from the aforementioned clubs, Obika previously wore the jerseys of Oxford United, Yeovil Town, Millwall, Crystal Palace, Peterborough United, Charlton Athletic and Brighton & Hove.

A former England youth international, the Nigerian born forward departed Tottenham Hotspur in 2014 after making four appearances for their first team.

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