German-born defender of Ghanaian descent, Steffen Nkansah registered a goal as Eintracht Braunschweig defeated Chemnitzer FC 2-1 to climb top of the Bundesliga III table on Tuesday.
The centre-back fired home Braunschweig’s opener on the 8th minute having been assisted by Martin Kobylanski.
Congo’s Merveille Biankadi made the score 2-0 on the 37th minute for the visitors to worsen the plight of the home side.
Back from recess, Braunschweig’s quest to hold on to the 2-0 lead was reduced on the 69th minute when Tarsis Bonga assisted Niklas Hoheneder to pull a goal back for Chemnitzer FC.
Steffen Nkansah saw full time after missing some games.
The win propels Braunschweig to the top of the Bundesliga III table with 61 points, one better than second-placed FC Würzburger Kickers after 35 matches.