Super Eagles midfielder Ramon Azeez got an assist as Granada avoided a scare from 10-man fourth-tier club CE L’Hospitalet, to secure a 3-2 comeback win after extra-time in the first round of the Copa del Rey on Tuesday.
Azeez provided the assist for Granada’s winning goal scored by Adrian Ramos in the 96th minute of extra-time.
It was Azeez’s first assist of the season for Granada and has scored two goals in 12 LaLiga games.
CE L’Hospitalet had raced to a 2-0 first half lead thanks to goals from Ton Rippol and Diego Martinez in the 12th and 44th minutes respectively.
Five minutes into the second half CE L’Hospitalet were reduced to 10 men following Adria Parera Martinez sending off.
Granada took advantage of the sending off and pulled a goal back on 52 minutes.
Former Tottenham Hotspur and Real Madrid striker Roberto Soldado equalised for Granada on 79 minutes, forcing the game into extra-time.