VIDEO: Ireland star Jack Byrne scores first Eredivisie goal in hugely impressive display
Published 21/12/2015 | 09:13
Ireland U-21 international Jack Byrne became Dutch side Cambuur's youngest ever goal scorer in Eredivisie.
The midfielder, who is on loan from Manchester City, scored in the 4-1 victory at Excelsior yesterday.
94.6 - Jack Byrne had a pass completion of 94.6 per cent against Excelsior, highest of the starting 22. Precision. pic.twitter.com/mkLkfBZBWF— OptaJohan (@OptaJohan) December 20, 2015
Byrne put in a man-of-the-match display in which he racked up a 94.6pc pass completion - the highest of any player on the pitch.
The Dubliner thought he had scored his first goal for Cambuur last week from a free-kick but it was eventually ruled as an own goal.