Former U-23 striker Sadiq Umar bagged a brace in Partizan Belgrade win over Astana in the UEFA Europa league game at the Astana Arena on Thursday.
The former AS Roma of Italy forward scored the first goal, two minutes into an half hour, when his right footed shot from the centre of the box went into the top left corner, following Strahinja Pavlovic’s corner.
Umar then completed his brace in the 73rd minutes, when his right footed shot from the centre went in .
Astana reduced the deficit to through Runar Mar Sigurjonsson who smashed home from the six yard box .
Partizan Belgrade are now level on four points at the top of the group with Manchester United . The English side play barren draw with Dutch side AZ Alkmaar om Thursday.