Ahmed Musa opens Al Nassr account with hat-trick
Super Eagles forward, Ahmed Musa, bagged a hat-trick for his Saudi Arabian club, Al Nassr, who defeated their hosts Al-Qadisiyah 3-O in a league game on Wednesday.
Musa had previously fired blanks in their opening two games of the season.
The former Leicester City man opened scoring for Al Nassr in the 21st minute, after he was set up by Abderrazak Hamdallah.
His second of the game came four minutes before the break, with Hamdallah also providing the assist.
Musa completed his hat-trick in the 66th minute, after he was teed up by Moroccan playmaker Nordin Ambarat.
Musa took to his Twitter handle moments after the match, to express his delight.
“First hat-trick for @alnassr!!! Thanks to my teammates and the supports for all the love!” he tweeted.
Al Nassr have now won all three games in the Saudi Professional League this season and sit at the top of the standings with nine points.