Liberian forward Sylvanus Nimely has won his first prestigious award in Europe after being named the best foreign player of the 2017-18 Russian First Division.
Russian-based Liberian forward Sylvanus Nimely was on target over the weekend to help his Spartak Moscow II to a 4-2 win away at FC Luch Vladivostok.
Liberia international forward Sylvanus Nimely saved his Russian First Division side Spartak Moscow II despite ending the match against Olyimpiyets with 10 players after Russian midfielder Zalimkhan Bakaev was given a red card in the 20th minute.
It was a joyful weekend for the former Monrovia Club Breweries youngster, Sylvanus Nimely, who scored his third league goal of the 2016-17 Russian National Football League for Spartak Moscow II.
After two league games with a draw and a defeat, Sylvanus Nimely finally celebrated his first three points with his club in a difficult away match against another top side, Zenit Saint Petersburg over the weekend.
Less than a month after making his official league debut for Spartak Moscow II in the second tier of Russian football, the captain of the Liberia National Under-20 football team, Sylvanus Nimely, has made his debut with Spartak Moscow, the senior side of Spartak Moscow II.
Russian-based Liberian forward Sylvanus Nimely is now enjoying first team football with his second tier Russian football club, Spartak Moscow II.