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UCL: Osimhen Marks Return From AFCON With Goal In Napoli’s Draw Vs Barcelona

UCL: Osimhen Marks Return From AFCON With Goal In Napoli’s Draw Vs Barcelona

Victor Osimhen was on target for Napoli who held Barcelona to a 1-1 draw in the Champions League first leg round of 16 clash on Wednesday night.

Osimhen marked his return from the AFCON with a well taken strike, as he canceled out Robert Lewandowski opener for Barcelona.

After a goalless first half, the Polish striker opened the scoring for Barcelona in the 60th minute.

But with 15 minutes left, Osimhen equalized for Napoli as he received a pass from Zambo Anguissa, outmuscled his marker before slotting into the net.

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In another Champions League round of 16 clash, FC Porto left it late to pip Arsenal 1-0 in Portugal.

Wenderson Galeno was the hero for Porto as he netted the winner in the 94th minute.

After driving into the Arsenal area, Galeno cut in from the left and sent a beautiful curler beyond David Raya’s reach and into the top comer.

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  • The conqueror, the emperor, the lion is Here… zobu zobu eyimba eyim!!

  • Onwajunior 2 months ago

    If it were Afcon they’d have cancelled the goal and blown against Osimhen.

    • Marvins Onyenenue 2 months ago

      That is my thought, There was contact against the defender even the opponents complained that they should use VAR but the ref gave yellow card

  • Castro 2 months ago

    Ojoro was too much in afcon trepolise and gatiaries the qualibrom viacure of the system was bad we don’t have good referees in Africa which has been preficciental and geopairtise the virntimal equinium in Africa football ball.

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