Samuel Chukweze, Villarreal and Super Eagles Winger scored his team’s only goal in the Europa League clash against Sivasspor 1-0 away in turkey, reports Searchsport.org
The goal is Samuel Chukweze’s second goal of the season and first Europa League goal for Villarreal. His first goal came against Real Valladolid.
He scored the beautiful goal with his left foot from close range in the 75th minutes of the encounter after a delightful pass from Juame Costa who was played through a fine ball by his team mate, Manu Triguerous.
Villarreal is through to the Europa League knockout stages with his strike. They top the Group I with 13 points from 5 matches.
Faycal Fajr, Mustapha Yatabare, Isaac Coffie, Samba Camara, Mamadou Samassa, Arouna Kone, Aaron Appindangoye, Casimir Ninga and Max Gradel all played for Sivasspor team in the encounter.
Villarreal wins now means the Yellow Submarine’s have gone on a 14 matches undefeated in all competitions, winning nine matches since they last lost to Barcelona in September in a 4-0 defeat.
He also scored a delightful goal against Sierra Leone in the Afcon qualifiers played in Benin, Nigeria which ended in 4-4.
Chukweze will now be hoping to improve on his performance following this win.
His other compatriot, Olanrewaju kayode who has amazed four goals before the encounter could not feature for his side.
Reports also have it that various clubs in Europe are monitoring Samuel Chukweze performance for a possible transfer in the future.