VIDEO: Nigerian Striker Scores Fastest Club Goal Against Real Madrid

Nigerian striker, Dennis Bonaventure scored two priceless goals against Real Madrid for his Belgian club-side, Clubb Brugge in a UEFA Champions League group game at the Santiago Bernabeu.

Dennis managed to direct towards goal a cross from south African winger, Percy Tau despite almost losing control of the ball to side step Thibaut Courtois for the first goal.


Emmanuel Dennis’ goal for Club Brugge is the earliest they have ever scored in a Champions League game (8 minutes, 9 seconds). He is the third Nigerian to score against Real Madrid in the competition, after James Obiorah and Ayila Yussuf of Dynamo Kiev.

The Super Eagles striker then again disposed Luka Modric in the midfield to be clear on goal before lifting the ball over Courtois for the second goal in the first half.


Dennis Bonaventure missed making it an hat-trick after Sergio Ramos gives the ball away and as Emmanuel Dennis homes in on goal looking for a hat-trick his one-on-one effort with Areola is wonderfully saved by the keeper.

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