Super Eagles Star Celebrates Champions League Victory
Super Eagles star, John Ogu is in celebration mode having helped his Israeli team, Hapoel Beer Sheva through to the third round in the UEFA Champions League qualification series.
Ogu scored a goal while his compatriot, Anthony Nwakaeme hit a brace as Hapoel beat Budapest Honved 2-3 on Wednesday night and 5-3 on aggregate.
Great result tonight .Happy to have bin on the scoresheet .Onto the next round against Ludogoret. Thanks to our fans for the support!?????????? pic.twitter.com/DVLQADps01— John Ogu (@ogujohnugo) July 20, 2017
Davide Lanzafame reduced the deficit for the home team; scoring from the spot in the 45th minute before Botond Barath made it 2-2 in the 73rd minute.
While the scoreline was good enough for Hapoel Beer Sheva to pull through, Nwakaeme ensured that his Israeli club moved to the next stage in style scoring what turned to be the winning goal in the 84th.