Ibrahim Ajib imitates Lionel Messi's iconic goal celebration

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Ibrahim Ajib imitated Lionel Messi's iconic goal celebration in Young Africans victory over Kagera Sugar at Kaitaba Stadium on Saturday

Barcelona star Messi held his shirt up in the air following his winner at Madrid last seanson - and Ajib did the same this weekend after scoring a winner for Yanga.

Messi came for taking his shirt off in his goal celebration after he put Real 2-1 up in the closing stages where the Catalan club won the game.

Keen to emulate Lionel Messi, Ibrahim Ajib didi just like the Barcelona star with a cheeky shirt celebration in Young Africans' 2-1 Ligi Kuu Bara triumph against Kangera Sugar.

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The Tanzanian striker, has now become popular as he is trying to compare himself to five-time Ballon d'Or winner.

He has now scored three goals after netting against Kagera.

Young Africans have moved to the top of Ligi Kuu Bara following the win, thanks to Chirwa who was the first to break the deadlock and Ajib who scored the winner.