Ghana’s Joseph Paintsil helped Genk beat Charleroi 4-1 on Friday in the Belgian Pro League. The attacker assisted Super Eagles striker
Paul Onuachu’s third goal in the encounter.
Genk took the lead in the 9th minute after Muñoz tripped over Wasinski’s outstretched leg and the referee pointed to the spot. Nigerian striker Paul Onuachu stepped up and smash the ball into the net for his first goal.
Genk double the lead before halftime, Trésor’s free kick found Paul Onuachu who slotted home beautifully.
Charleroi scored their consolation goal in the 66th minute through Daan Heymans. Less than five minutes later, Joseph Paintsil put the ball on a silver platter for Paul Onuachu, who pushed the ball in for his hat trick.
A cross from Carstensen found Paul Onuachu who rose above everything and everyone and scored his fourth of the evening in injury time.
Joseph Paintsil was substituted in the 79th minute. Paintsil has been included in Ghana’s 55 man provisional squad for the 2022 World Cup.