Iechukwu Uche still scoring goals in Spain

Former Nigeria international Ikechukwu Uche was the hero of his Spanish Segunda team Gimnastic Tarragona when he scored a brace in their 2-0 win over Granada.

Gimnastic are 20th on the league with eight points from eight games.

On Wednesday, the former Real Zaragoza hitman opened the scoring in the 27th minute, before he completed a brace 10 minutes later.

The 33-year-old forward missed a chance to complete his hat trick as his effort in the 36th minute was inches wide.

The striker popularly called ‘Garri Master’ has 47 caps for Nigeria and was also a member of the Super Eagles team that won AFCON 2013.

‘IK’ has played in Spain since he left Nigeria save for a stint in Mexico for Tigres UANL.


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