Victor Boniface shares on X mum’s reaction after he scores

Victor Boniface shares on X mum’s reaction after he scores
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After several weeks of goal drought, Bayer Leverkusen striker Victor Boniface returned to scoring ways in the Bundesliga.

Bayer Leverkusen are still sitting at the top of the Bundesliga but dropped points in their tie with Borussia Dortmund, giving Bayern Munich the chance to catch up with them on the log.

The goal gave Die Werkself a 1-1 draw against Die Schwarzgelben.

The goal by Victor Boniface didn't just bring smiles to the faces of Leverkusen fans but also to his mother, who was in the stands to support his son.

The occasion excited Victor Boniface and shared the moment on his social media handle.

Victor Boniface posts excited mum's reaction on X

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Bayer Leverkusen came from behind to gain a share of the spoils in a 1-1 draw with Borussia Dortmund on Sunday.

The goalscorer Victor Boniface, who is enjoying a massive rise in value, scored his second goal in less than a week to suggest a return to old habits.

The forward was watched from the stands by his mother, who cheered with the home fans as the Super Eagles striker was lauded for his 79th-minute effort.

Madam Boniface was in a joyous mood as his son Victor received the praise of the fans, and he shared the moment on his X handle.

Bayer Leverkusen stall but still top of the Bundesliga

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In a tight encounter, Bayer Leverkusen came from behind to tie with Dortmund in a 1-1 draw.

The draw sees them remain top of the Bundesliga with 35 points. They are ten points ahead of Dortmund and three above second-placed Bayern Munich.

The Bavarians could leapfrog them at the top of the table as they have an outstanding game.

A win over Union Berlin would see Bayern Munich tie Die Werkself on points but hold a superior goal difference over Leverkusen.

Victor Boniface sees his goal take his Bundesliga tally to eight goals. He is sixth on the top scorers chart and way behind first place Harry Kane (Bayern Munich) on 18 and Serhou Guirassy (Stuttgart) on 16.

With the return of Patrik Schick, Xabi Alonso will hope that he can form a deadly partnership with Victor Boniface.

This article was most recently revised and updated 7 months 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. Chooka has a passion for football and has been a fan of Enugu Rangers (over 30 years) and Real Madrid (Since 1996).