It was a good night for the Nigerian duo of Samuel Chukwueze and Ramon Azeez in the 3rd Round of the Spanish Kings Cup after both players helped their respective progressed to the Round of 16 of the competition, AOIFootball.com reports.
Playing away at the Estadi Montilivi in Girona, pacy winger Chukwueze came off the bench just before the hour mark with his team already 1-0 up to inspire them to a comfortable 3-0 win over Girona.
With Santi Carzola making it 2-0 on 72 minutes, Chukwueze completed the scoring two minutes afterward when he dazzled his way past four Girona players to make it 3-0, his first club goal since November.
The Nigerian finished with an impressive game rating of 8.0, making 3 key passes, creating one big chance and also completing 100% of his take -on despite just being on the pitch for 35 minutes.
Similarly, it was a good night in Badalona for midfielder Ramon Azeez helped set up his side’s third goal in their 3-1 extra-time win over giant-killers CF Badalona who gave a good account of themselves in front of their fans.
Azeez came off the bench after the hour mark for Roberto Soldado but finished the game with a rating of 7.2, completing 73% of his passes, making 3 key passes whilst also completing 100% of his dribbles.