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Sadiq Umar shines as Almeria win second consecutive match

August,20 2021

Almeria continued their brilliant Performance in the on going Smartbank La Liga after they won their second straight match against Real Oviedo in a three goals thriller

It was the Nigeria international that provided the assist which lead to the first goal against the run of play when he sets up Carlos Lazo for the opener.

No thanks to the centre refree after Sadiq Umar registered his name in the scorer sheet but the Refree chalked the goal off for an infringement in favour of the away team.

The Kaduna born striker was completely an outstanding player in a match that eventually ended 2-1 in favour of Almeria.

With this result Almeria are now on the summit of the table on the back of their two consecutive victory.

Speaking with after the match, Sadiq Umar said

"It was a good game, we ought to score more goals, we created chances but the Real Oviedo goalie put up a very good performance to deny us but at the end we got the three points which is key to our aspiration this season.

According to former AS Roma striker, "we are not looking at the table now, it is just too early. We want to take every match once at a time. The lanky striker concluded by saying it was really an interesting match that was full of talking points.

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