Super Eagles winger hits 10th Villarreal goal

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Super Eagles winger, Samuel Chukwueze.

Super Eagles winger, Samuel Chukwueze, scored a 94th minute goal for Villarreal who thrashed Real Betis 5-1 in Friday’s La Liga clash at the Estadio de la Ceramica.

Itl was Chukwueze’s second goal of the season in six games and his 10th goal for the senior team in 44 appearances.

Cameroonian forward, Toko Ekambi, put the Yellow Submarines ahead after 39th minute but Betis’ Emerson drew the visitor’s level three minute after the restart.

Santi Carzola restored Villarreal’s lead from the penalty spot in the 68th minute after Chukwueze was brought down in the box 10 minutes after he was introduced for Moi Gomez.

Ekambi bagged his brace in the 76th minute before Gerard Moreno scored Villarreal’s fourth goal in the 90th minute.

With the result, the Yellow Submarines moved to fifth in the La Liga table after recording three wins from their opening seven games.

 

 

Mercy Chukwudiebere