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Emmanuel Toku Scores & Wins Man Of The Match In Plovdiv 3-1 Win


Ghanaian International Emmanuel Toku scored his first league goal of the season as his side Botev Plovdiv eased 3-1 past Pirin Blagoevgrad in the Bulgarian Premier league game played this afternoon.

A former player of Cheetah FC in Ghana, Toku, who is a household name in Ghana football following his exploits during the Black Satellites 2016-17 era where he featured prominently in the CAF U-20 AFCON and FIFA Under-20 World Cups, joined the team in the 2020-2021 season from F. Amager in Denmark.

Emmanuel Toku being congratulated by his colleagues after scoring the 3rd goal.

Pa Kanoute opened the scoring in the 21st minute before Elvis Manu added another to end the first half 2-0.

Back from recess and Toku had his name on the scoresheet with a great goal in the 63rd minute before Andrey Yordanov scored a consolation to end the game 3-1.

The goal which was his first of the season also won him the Man Of The Match after the game.

About Samuel A. Boakye-Buckman

Samuel A. Boakye-Buckman (popularly known as Dada Oliseh) is a self-motivated young journalist with a passion for telling stories better with pictures. He is the founder, owner, editor, and bankroller of He has a vast experience in the reporting of football-related activities in Ghana and beyond. A former employee of Hearts News (official mouthpiece of Accra Hearts of Oak), 90 minutes sports paper, National Sports Authority,,, and, Samuel is one of the few energetic and self-motivated young journalist in Ghana with a large following on social media, especially Facebook ( He is well known for his frequent updates from all over the country with pictures to match. He is also a correspondent for a few international websites, including CAF. In recent times, he has introduced, as part of his many talents, the live streaming of matches and football-related activities. He is also the originator and photographer of Dada Oliseh Photos. He lives in Accra Ghana.

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