As a result of his outstanding scoring performance for Dutch champions Ajax, Ghana international Mohammed Kudus is currently commanding the attention of media outlets across Europe.
The 22-year-old player has risen to prominence in recent weeks after contributing to the Sons of the Gods’ success in their most recent five matches by scoring six goals across all competitions and giving one assist.
The extraordinary run that he started in Ajax’s 4-0 win against Cambuur in the top-flight was followed up by him scoring a goal in the Dutch giants’ 4-0 victory over Rangers in the opening match of the Champions League Group A. He started the run in the top-flight match.
Kudus did not stop there as he scored two goals in Ajax’s 5-0 destruction of Heerenveen before the team traveled to Anfield for a game with Liverpool where he scored in the 2-1 loss. Kudus did not stop there as he scored two goals in Ajax’s 5-0 demolition of Heerenveen.
At the AFAS Stadion on the previous week’s Sunday, he scored a goal, but it was not enough to prevent Ajax from suffering their first loss of the season, a 2-1 setback to AZ Alkmaar.
In spite of the fact that he did not start any of the early games of the current season, Kudus has been given the opportunity to start for Alfred Schreuder in the team’s most recent two contests.