Victor Boniface goals this season – Full list

Victor Boniface setting the Bundesliga on fire
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Victor Boniface goals this season have taken the world by surprise.

The Ondo State-born striker who nearly quit football due to depression brought about by two ACL tears before turning 21 has put those sad days behind him and is taking the world by storm.

What is more impressive is that Victor Boniface goals this season are only but the tip of the iceberg, as the 22-year-old is also impressive in several key attacking stats at Bayer 04 Leverkusen.

Victor Boniface goals this season for Super Eagles

The Bayer Leverkusen striker debuted for the Super Eagles in an AFCON qualifying match against São Tomé & Príncipe on 10 September 2023, which falls in the 2023/24 season.

It was a dead rubber as the Nigeria national football team had already sealed their ticket to Ivory Coast, but he made the most of his cameo appearance, as he recorded an assist for Samuel Chukwueze. Nigeria won the game 6-0.

He was also involved in the October 2023 international games where he scored one goal – the first of hopefully many – in two matches.

Breakdown of Victor Boniface goals this season

Boniface has scored 15 goals in all competitions this term for club and country.

The Leverkusen striker scored his latest goal in a 2-0 win against Hacken in their penultimate Europa League group stage game.

The fixture all but confirmed that the Bundesliga outfit will finish their group top and also remain unbeaten in all competitions – with a huge contribution coming from Boniface's goals.

Here is the breakdown of the goals.

No of Goals Opponent Competition Date
2 Borussia Mönchengladbach Bundesliga 26/08/23
1 Teutonia 05 DFB-POKAL 12/08/23
2 Darmstadt 98 Bundesliga 02/09/23
1 Häcken EUROPA LEAGUE 21/09/23
2 Heidenheim Bundesliga 24/09/23
1 1.FC Köln Bundesliga 08/10/23
1 Qarabag FK EUROPA LEAGUE 26/10/23
1 Qarabag FK EUROPA LEAGUE 09/11/23
1 Hacken EUROPA LEAGUE 30/11/23
1 Borussia Dortmund Bundesliga 04/12/23
1 SC Paderborn DFB Pokal 06/12/23

Breakdown of Victor Boniface assists this season

Boniface has assisted six goals in all competitions this term for club and is yet to create an assist for country. Here is the breakdown of the assists.

No of Assists Opponent Competition Date
1 RB Leipzig Bundesliga 8/19/23
1 Darmstadt 98 Bundesliga 9/2/23
1 VfL Wolfsburg Bundesliga 10/21/23
2 TSG Hoffenheim Bundesliga 11/4/23
1 Häcken EUROPA LEAGUE 9/21/23

This article was most recently revised and updated 5 days ago

Chooka Izuegbuna is a Sports Journalist with 20 years of experience in print, TV and Radio. He has worked with some of the top media houses in Nigeria, including NTA Network, Channels TV, TVC, Silverbird TV and MITV. Chooka broke his sports reporting teeth with The Game Football Weekly in 2003 as a cartoonist and reporter.
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