Date: 29th November 2010 at 5:01pm
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Oldham youngster Cedric Evina scored his first senior goal of his career on Saturday and then said it was all down to manager Paul Dickov after the game.

The lad who is on loan from Arsenal, curled home a shot that would have won plaudits for players who have much more experience and his strike earned Latics a point from a 1-1 draw with Rochdale at Spotland.

He said: ‘I have been doing that in training and the gaffer has given me confidence by telling me I would soon score which is why I ran over to him.

‘He has been encouraging me to be positive and not to be afraid to shoot.

‘The boys know I can do it – it is just proving I can do it in a match. It was my first professional goal so I am going to always remember the moment.’

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