The Super Eagles prospect comes off the bench to score the Yellow Submarine’s second goal against the Black and Blues
Arnaut Danjuma scored his first Champions League goal for Villarreal in Tuesday’s 2-2 draw with Atalanta at the Estadio de la Ceramica.
With a score of 1-1 against the Italian equipment for top flight, the prospect of Nigeria joining the Yellow Submarine at the English Championship, Bournemouth, was presented to international Senegal Boulaye Dia in the 61st minute.
Twelve minutes later, he justified his inclusion by presiding over the men of Unai Emery after pushing Gerard Moreno’s ball through to purposefully shoot past goalkeeper Juan Musso.
However, that would not be enough for the hosts to claim the victory, as Atalanta finally returned in the 83rd minute on a goal from Robin Gosens, who ensured that the solid player ended up on a winner without a winning note. .
The goal is Danjuma’s second in the tournament after he scored for Club Brugge in a 3-1 defeat at Atletico Madrid in October 2018.
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