New Zealand international Callum McCowatt is not known for his aerial prowess but he scored an important equaliser with a well-taken header for his Danish Superliga club Silkeborg IF in their 1-1 draw with Randers FC.
After trailing 1-0 at the break, Sileborg won a corner which was half-cleared. When the ball was pumped back into the penalty area, All White McCowatt was first to get his head to the ball.
The result, from the match played on Saturday November 11, 2023 (NZT), leaves Silkeborg third on the Superliga table.
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McCowatt scores double for Silkeborg
McCowatt scored twice for Silkeborg in their previous game, a 5-1 win at Hvidovre IF in the Danish Cup.
He is in the New Zealand squad to face Greece and Republic of Ireland in the November international window.
Game to be played on Saturday November 18, 2023 (NZT)
Greece v New Zealand
Georgios Kamaras Stadium, Athens, Greece, 6am (NZT)
Game to be played on Wednesday November 22, 2023 (NZT)
Ireland v New Zealand
Aviva Stadium, Dublin, 8.45am (NZT)