Nwakali hungry for more after making Huesca debut


Kelechi Nwakali Huesca Midfielder has expressed is joy in playing his first competitive football match since a year ago when he was with portugues side Porto. Kelechi Nwakali Came in as sub to make his debut for Huesca.

The former Golden Eaglets captain came on as a second-half substitute as Huesca suffered a shocking 2 – 1 against Mirandes in the Spanish Segunda Division league game.

The 22 years old Nigeria midfielder played the last seven minutes of the encounter, after coming in as an 83rd-minute replacement for Sergio Gomez.

Despite making his long-awaited debut for the club, the former Arsenal player was disappointed to be on the losing side and has called for on his teammates to focus on the next game.

“Thank God though it wasn’t the best result for the team. We keep the focus on the next game,” stated the U17 World Cup winner.

Huesca fell behind in the 62nd minutes no thanks to goal from Alvaro Pena, Huesca however equalized through, Afa Miro on 72 minutes.

Alvaro Pena scored the decider on 86 minutes, to ensure the visitors returned home with a maximum point.

Nwakali and Huesca will hope to bounce back when they play away to Albacete on Sunday, June 21.



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