Chukwueze opens La Liga account with Villareal


Newly invited Super Eagles forward, Samuel Chukwueze, continued to make headlines in the Spanish la liga with blistering displays in the colour of CF Villareal.

The Former Golden Eaglets forward on Sunday scored his first LA Liga goal for Villareal as they drew 2-2 with Rayo Vallecano.

After a half hour goalless draw, the left footed Nigerian opened the scoring in the 33rd minute with an assist from Fune Mori but Raul de Tomas levelled the scoreline just before half time.

Vallecano returned as the better side in the second half and took the lead in the 66th minute through Alvaro Garcia and as the game was gradually drawing to an end, Nicolai Sansone equalized for Villareal to ensure one point in the game.


Next on the agenda for Chukwueze is to report to the Super Eagles camp ahead of the 2019 African Cup of Nations qualifier against South Africa in Johannesburg Next weekend

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