Wilfried Zaha is having the time of his life with Galatassaray. The Ivorian international has even won over the whole of Turkey. Since mid-September, the 30-year-old striker has been scoring goal after goal (4 goals, 1 assist). A good omen for Côte d'Ivoire, host of the AFCON 2023.
Wilfried Zaha is impressing in the Turkish league. The 30-year-old striker is putting in a string of fine performances. On Friday, the Côte d'Ivoire international scored a brace in a 2-1 victory over Kasimpasa to give his side the lead. A performance praised by his coach Okan Buruk. "The big winner of the match for us was Wilfried Zaha with 2 goals. He also did a great job in terms of performance today both offensively and defensively. Tonight, Galatasaray didn't just win the match, they also won Zaha," said the Turkish coach after the match.
Every good thing takes time 🕰️glory to the most high 🙏🏿 pic.twitter.com/oIHq2fBzJK
— Wilfried Zaha (@wilfriedzaha) November 3, 2023
His performances are also making headlines in the Turkish press, which is going wild for the Super Lig's new star this Saturday."In this match, Wilfried Zaha, who had to explode since the start of the season, became a star.The lion won with the support of 50,000 fans. Wilfried Zaha is the name that has marked Galatasaray, he recalled the player he was when he impressed the Premier League. His last double was in August 2022," writes Fanatik.
Since mid-September, the 30-year-old striker has not stopped scoring. He already has 4 goals and an assist to his name, and is becoming more than ever a permanent fixture in Okan Buruk's line-up. Good news for the Ivorian national team ahead of the AFCON 2023. But before that, the Ivorian will be eagerly awaited against Bayern Munich in the Champions League. The two clubs clash on Wednesday November 8 on Matchday 6 of Group A. The Turkish club (4 pts) are in second place behind the Bavarians (9 pts).