Nigerian winger Samuel Chukwueze was involved in Villarreal’s win over Espanyol in Sunday’s Spanish La liga clash at the RCDE Stadium.
Karl Toko Ekambi 17th minutes winner was enough for the Yellow submarine side to travel to the South coast with all the three points.
With nine minutes left on the clock, coach Javier Calleja decided to replace the goalscorer with the Nigeria youngster Chukwueze for another appearance in the top flight.
Chukwueze was unable to do much on his up front , as his teammates defended their slim advantage away from home.
The win however is Villarreal’s fourth of the nine weeks old 2019/2020 season.
The Javier Calleja’s side currently occupied 7th position on the log after four wins , two draws and defeats respectively.