I Won’t Stop – Akere Samuel After Inspiring Botev Plovdiv to Bulgarian Cup Victory

I Won’t Stop – Akere Samuel After Inspiring Botev Plovdiv to Bulgarian Cup Victory

Nigerian forward Akere Samuel is gradually establishing a strong reputation for himself in Bulgaria and has revealed that he has no intention of quitting anytime soon after leading his team, Botev Plovdiv, to Bulgarian Cup victory.

I Won’t Stop – Akere Samuel After Inspiring Botev Plovdiv to Bulgarian Cup Victory

“I Won’t Stop” were the words of Akere Samuel, who fired Botev Plovdiv to victory over Spartak Varna during their quarterfinal game on Tuesday.

His standout performance propelled the oldest football club in Bulgarian history to edge out their visitors by a close margin, Footballrover reports.

In a thrilling quarter-final match against Spartak Varna, Akere Samuel’s decisive goal secured a 2-1 win for Botev Plovdiv at the historic Hristo Botev Stadium.

The game was a fierce battle, with both teams launching relentless attacks.

However, it was the 20-year-old Nigerian who broke the deadlock in the 23rd minute, giving his team the crucial lead heading into halftime.

In the second half, amidst continued intensity, Ivelin Popov doubled the lead for Botev Plovdiv in the 72nd minute, effectively sealing the victory.

Despite a late consolation goal from Spartak Varna’s Ahmed Ahmedov, Botev Plovdiv emerged victorious.

The victory was well-deserved, with Botev Plovdiv dominating the game and registering more goal attempts (14) compared to their opponents’ (8).

Akere Samuel and his teammates, buoyed by this success, are riding high on consecutive victories, rebounding from a narrow defeat against Krumovgrad.

They now set their sights on a league clash against Slavia Sofia, aiming to climb from their current 7th position after 22 games.

With their momentum building, Botev Plovdiv is poised to make further strides in Bulgarian football, led by the huge presence of their Nigerian star, Akere Samuel.

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