Nigeria winger Samuel Chukwueze was on target and also provided an assist in Villarreal ‘ s thrilling 4-4 home draw against Barcelona at the Estadio de la Cerámica on Tuesday night , reports Completesports.com
Philipe Coutinho opened scoring for Barcelona in the 12th minute, while Brazilian winger Malcom doubled the visitors advantage four minutes later.
Chukwueze led the fight back when he reduced the deficit in the 23rd minute and provided the assist for Toko Ekambi equaliser five minutes after the break.
Vicente Iborra put Villarreal ahead for the first time in the game two minutes after the hour mark, while Carlos Bacca netted the fourth 10 minutes from time.
Barcelona rallied back with two late goals from Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez.
Chukwueze who was replaced by Daniele Bonera two minutes from time has now scored four goals in 19 league appearances for the Yellow Submarines this season.
In Italy, William Troost-Ekong was not in action as Udinese rallied back from a goal down to draw 1-1 at the Giuseppe Meaza Stadium, San Siro.
Krzysztof Piątek put Milan ahead a minute before the break, while Kevin Lasagna equalised for the visitors in the 64th minute.
Jamilu Collins was in action for 90 minutes as Paderborn suffered a 2-0 home loss to Hamburg in their DFB Pokal clash.
By Adeboye Amosu
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