Super Eagles Star Shine In Draw With Real Madrid

By Olamide Oyetunji - Super Eagles winger Samuel Chukwueze was the spark of Villarreal CF attack in their latest result in the Spanish La Liga on Saturday.

Villarreal hosted the current and reigning La Liga champions Real Madrid inside the Estadio de la Cerámica with the hope of extending the unbeaten run in all competition to ten.

The Yellows Submarine drew against Real Madrid in an exciting match that had everything two goals, refereeing controversy, goalscoring chance.

The side from the Spanish capital went ahead early on thanks to a controversial goal from Mariano, while the Yellows’ goal came from Gerard Moreno from the penalty spot.

Super Eagles star Samuel Chukwueze was a second half substitute for Carlos Bacca in the 60th minute and he was able to make meaningful and match moment impact.

Estupiñán played a great through ball for Chukwueze, who was brought down by Thibaut Courtois with 15 minutes left. Gerard Moreno stepped up to take the following penalty, which he fired home.

It must be recalled that Samuel Chukwueze was on duty for Super Eagles few days ago in the Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers and he was also on target in the 4-4 draw with Sierra Leone in Benin City.

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