The Ivory Coast worldwide and the Nigerian ahead delivered spectacular performances for the Madejski Stadium outfit
Yakou Meite discovered the again of the web whereas Michael Olise offered an help in Studying’s 2-1 defeat to Birmingham Metropolis in Thursday’s championship recreation.
Ivory Coast worldwide, Meite, was afforded his 11th league begin and utilized the chance so as to add to his tally, combining effectively with Olise within the encounter.
Studying began the sport unimpressively permitting Birmingham Metropolis to open the scoring by means of Lukas Jutkiewicz within the fourth minute of the sport.
Nigerian ahead Olise then arrange Meite with a superb move to degree proceedings for the Madejski Stadium outfit within the 35th minute.
Harlee Dean scored what turned out to be the matchwinning aim within the 72nd minute for Birmingham Metropolis.
Meite featured for 70 minutes earlier than he was changed by George Puscas, struck three photographs and made 17 touches on the ball.
The centre-forward has now scored seven objectives and offered one help in 16 Championship appearances this season.
Olise was on parade for the whole lot of the sport whereas his compatriot Ovie Ejaria was launched into the match within the 71st minute for Josh Laurent
Olise had 84 touches on the ball, made two key passes and struck two photographs as a part of his contribution within the encounter.
The 19-year-old Nigerian ahead has registered 5 objectives and offered 10 assists in 37 appearances throughout all competitions.
The defeat noticed Studying dropped to the sixth spot on the Championship desk after gathering 61 factors from 37 video games.
Meite and Olise will hope to assist the Royals return to profitable methods once they slug it out towards Queens Park Rangers of their subsequent league recreation on Saturday.
Olise was promoted to Studying’s first crew in 2019 and has been delivering eye-catching performances for the aspect.
The ahead additionally beforehand featured for Manchester Metropolis and Chelsea’s youth setup earlier than teaming up with the Royals in 2016.
Olise is eligible to play for the Nigeria nationwide crew by means of his father and likewise certified to play for France and England.