On the day his sister Eniola scored for England, Aluko struck a masterful 76th-minute volley from 18 yards out to secure a 3-2 win for the Tigers.
"It was some goal that Sone scored to win us the game," said Bruce. "It's a really, really wonderful goal. Sone will remember it for a long time.
"For (George) Boyd, and Aluko, one was fifty grand from Peterborough and the other's one's a free transfer, I'm delighted for them to come on the big stage and show what they've got."