Osun United’s Rahmon Afeez Olaniyi made Great Impact at ASE Ridyem FC

Rahmon Afeez Olaniyi has left a lasting impact at ASE Ridyem FC during his loan spell from Osun United. Despite facing challenges in the first half of the 2023-24 season, Afeez found his stride at ASE Ridyem FC in the recently concluded New Year Mega Lottery Nationwide League One (NLO) at the Osogbo Center.

Rahmon Afeez Olaniyi

Deployed as a versatile attacker, Afeez started 8 out of 9 NLO games for ASE Ridyem FC, contributing significantly to the team’s performance. His presence was instrumental as the team lost only 2 matches during his time there, showcasing his ability to make a difference on the pitch. Afeez provided two assists and scored a goal in his eight appearances, primarily playing on the wings.

His impact was undeniable, making himself a crucial part of the team with his impressive form. ASE Ridyem FC, a club formed less than a year ago, aimed to make a statement in their debut NLO appearance, and Afeez’s contributions played a pivotal role in their journey.

Rahmon Afeez Olaniyi

Afeez’s three goal contributions in eight games helped ASE Ridyem FC secure a joint 3rd place finish in the NLO Osogbo Center table.

Speaking to FUTBALL NAIJA, Olaniyi expressed his joy at contributing to the team’s success. “I’ve been working really hard and it’s all paying off now. I’m really buzzing with contributing and helping the team,” he said. He also dedicated his goal to Mr Olamona Olayemi.

Known for his efficiency and directness on the field, Afeez possesses the ability to drive with intent when in possession. His versatility allows him to play on the wings or anywhere in the forward line, making him a dynamic and unpredictable player for opponents to handle. Afeez’s end-product, whether through dribbling, shooting, or creating opportunities for teammates, has been commendable, adding value to ASE Ridyem FC’s attacking play.

Overall, Rahmon Afeez Olaniyi’s loan spell has been a resounding success. He’s proven his talent and potential at ASE Ridyem. It will be interesting to see what the future holds for this exciting young player, both at Osun United and beyond.