Abuja - Brown Ideye had to settle for a place on Dynamo Kyiv's bench in their 3-1 loss to Shaktar Donetsk in the Ukrainian Premier League on Sunday.
Ideye was the second highest goal scorer in the Ukrainian League last season, with 17 goals in 28 appearances. But the Nigerian has lost his starting place to newly-signed DR Congolese striker Dieumerci Mbokani, who has scored four goals in four games for Dynamo.
A second minute goal from Darijo Srna gave Shaktar the lead, but Younes Belhanda equalized six minutes later, before former Arsenal striker Eduardo da Silva scored in the second half to restore Shaktar's lead.
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