By Uche Dozie
Sport Writer, kick442.com-Nigeria
Liverpool loanee and Nigerian striker, Taiwo Awoniyi is reported to be conscious following a clash of heads with an Augsburg player in the 20th minutes of the game.
DW Sports reports that the 22-year-old is conscious and was talking in the ambulance on his way to the hospital.
The starlet was handed his fourth start against Augsburg and had expected to help in a game the club describes as the ”biggest game of their (our) season so far”
Awoniyi’ has proven to be a crucial part of Mainz 05 side who struggles to stay afloat in the German Bundesliga this season.
He has appeared seven times for the club and has proven vital when called upon. He has scored a goal so far this season.
The result of the player’s examination is awaited to know the extent of the injury sustained.
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