Little known Nigerian, Joshua Kayode scored a sweet goal as Carlisle United lost 3-2 to Tranmere Rovers in the English League 2 on Tuesday, Futbalgalore.com.ng reports.

The striker took his tally to five for the 2020/21 season.

Nick Anderton clipped it into the box with his weaker right foot and Kayode was onto it with a stunning close-range volley which ripped into the roof of the net.

Kayode was called up the Republic of Ireland under-21 team for the first time in October 2020, for the European Championship qualifier against Italy. He was called up for a second time in November 2020, making his debut from the bench against Iceland under-21 on 15 November 2020. He made his full debut and scored his first under-21 international goal on 18 November 2020, against Luxembourg under-21 in Luxembourg City.

He remains eligible to represent the Nigeria national football team having being born in Lagos, Nigeria.

The Rotherham loanee lists Gateshead and Chesterfield as his former clubs.

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