Stephen Kenny delighted by Chiedozie Ogbene’s unexpected impact for Republic

Republic of Ireland v Belgium – International Friendly – Aviva Stadium
(Image credit: Brian Lawless)

Republic of Ireland boss Stephen Kenny has admitted he could not have expected Chiedozie Ogbene to have made such a spectacular start to his international career.

The 24-year-old, who plays his club football in League One with Rotherham, scored his third goal in six senior appearances for his country and also set up Alan Browne’s late equaliser in a 2-2 friendly draw with world number one side Belgium.

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