Ghanaian forward Joel Fameyeh scores hat-trick as FC Orenburg whip Tekstilshchik Ivanovo away from home on Saturday afternoon in the Russian National Football League.
The 24-year-old former Asokwa Deportivo SC striker grabbed his first hat-trick of the season for the Blue and Whites outfit as they beat their opponents 5-2 on the road.
Khachim Mashukov gave the hosts the lead after 22 minutes with a beautiful strike to put the visitors under pressure.
Ten minutes to the end of the first half, Ghanaian international Joel Fameyeh grabbed the equalizer for the away to level matters but Mashukov scored again to make it 2-1 at the break.
Fameyeh grabbed the equalizer again for the the visitors two minutes after the hour mark to make it 2-2 before his side made it 3-2 two minutes later with a nice finish from Danila Khotolev.
The former Asokwa Deportivo SC striker grabbed his first league hat-trick this season on the 65th minute mark with a good finish.
He was subbed off three minutes later and his team scored again to make it 5-2 at full time.
The 24-year-old Ghana star has 15 goals and 6 assists in 25 matches this season in the Russian National Football League as his team is a point away from promotion.