Super Eagle midfielder Aribo scored his first goal in the UEFA Europa League final against Bundesliga side Frankfurt tonight.
Rangers faced Frankfurt in the Europa League final in Spain. The game ended in a 1-1 draw at full-time and both teams had to go on another extra 30 minutes.
Nigerian midfield talent Joel Aribo made the difference against Frankfurt tonight and he did everyone proud.
It’s a tough game for his side, but he managed to give his team the lead in the second half of the game, but it ended in a draw.
Super Eagle midfielder Aribo scored his first goal
The Midfielder has played 20+ shots in the tournament without a single goal, but it seems like he saved it for the final.
He scored a lovely goal in a crucial game tonight. Joel Aribo played the full 90 minutes of the game, but he went off in the extra time.
He was replaced in the 101 minutes of the game and it’s a performance to remember for him and his family.
Manchester United star went to his second final
Amad Diallo has done well at Rangers since he made a loan move to the Scottish club in the winter. He made it to the final, but didn’t feature in the first 90 minutes of the UEL final.
The manager couldn’t give him a chance to prove himself in the final as Rangers lost the game in the penalty shoot out.
Full-time 1-1 PEN 5-4
Joel Aribo and Alex Iwobi are now the first two Nigerian stars to score in the Europa League final.