Ghana and Athletic Bilbao striker Inaki Williams sets new career best after scoring against Villarreal

Published on: 02 November 2022

Ghana and Athletic Bilbao striker Inaki Williams has set a new career best record by scoring five goals in 12 days when he found the back of the net in their 1-0 win over Villarreal 1-0 in La Liga.

The 28-year-old continued his impressive goal scoring form this season as he helped side secure all three points over the weekend.

The win lifted the club to 6th on the league table with 21 points, two points behind four-placed Real Betis.

Williams displayed a willingness to win the game as he made runs into the half of the opponent to cause all sorts of trouble.

Although Athletic Bilbao will create several chances in the first half, the team could not score and had to settle for a draw at halftime.

In the 59th minute of the second half, Inaki Williams won the game for his team when he scored with a fantastic effort.

Though there were other chances for the two teams, later on, there were no other goals, leaving Athletic Bilbao to grab the maximum three points at full time.

He was adjudged Man of the Match after the game.

Williams has now scored five goals and provided one assist in 12 league appearances for Athletic Bilbao this season.

He is expected named in Ghana's squad for the upcoming 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar.