Over the past few weeks Tasiu Lawal has been making quite a name for himself in the Nigeria Professional Football League with his side Katsina United.
The talisman has racked up 8 goals and 6 assists for the Changi Boys in the Nigerian top flight, which is extremely impressive and not a surprise that clubs would be targeting him.
Perhaps he could be referred to as the unsong hero in the NPFL due to lack of attention from the media.
So who exactly is the man in question? Well Tasiu Lawal is a former Niger Tornadoes winger who grew up in Minna. During his time at Tornadoes he was making a name for himself and was being tracked by a few clubs abroad.
At Katsina, Tasiu is having the best spell of his short career. In his first season, he managed 5 goals and 8 assists in 27 games which is pretty good for his first season. But it was in his second season which was even more astonishing he would go onto get 6 goals and 4 assists in 21 games and even though it may not seem a lot but he was tearing the NPFL up.
In his 3rd season for Katsina he has racked up 8 goals and 6 assists.
A useful asset in any attacking role, the mobile lad has proven to be a versatile provider and scorer of goals in recent seasons.
He is a strong and pacy player that can make some great runs to make some brilliant opportunities for himself to score goals. Not only that but he can also score some wonderful long range efforts. Tasiu Lawal is a tremendous player and it there was no doubt that he has a massive future ahead of him.
Tasiu Lawal is definitely a top talent that you should look out for in the near future as he is only going to get better. Who knows? We will just have to wait and see.