Musa, Ideye On The Double
Posted: Nov 11, 2012
As Kalu Uche Rescues Club
Nigeria stars Ahmed Musa and Brown Ideye scored a brace each to help their clubs record away wins in Russia and Ukraine, respectively.
Musa opened scoring for CSKA Moscow in the 35th minute and then he put his side 2-1 up in the 51st minute to complete his double in a 3-1 away win at Kuban Krasnodar.
With this win, CSKA consolidated their leadership of the Russian Premier League.
They have 36 points from 15 matches, four points clear of closest rivals Anzhi Machatschkala.
Speaking with MTNFootball.com after the match, former VVV Venlo forward said he was elated to have scored the goals to keep his team top of the standings.
“I am very happy to have scored two goals. We really needed to win because we want to stay top. I will continue to give best to score as many goals as I can,” Musa told MTNFootball.com
Musa has now scored a total of seven league goals.
In Ukraine, Brown Ideye returned to the Dynamo Kiev starting line-up Saturday with a bang.
Ideye was his team’s hero when his brace helped them secure an emphatic 5-0 away win over hosts Metalurh Zaporizlya.
Dynamo moved to second spot on the table with 31 points from 15 matches, but are 11 points adrift of runaway leaders Shakhtar Donetsk.
Ideye scored his first goal in the 64th minute to give his team a 3-0 lead after receiving a pass from 63rd minute substitute Lukman Haruna.
The former Sochaux front man completed his brace 10 minutes later.
Compatriot Haruna set up another substitute Yarmoberk in the 87th minute for the fifth goal.
In Turkey, it was Kalu Uche’s 90th minute penalty that Kasimpasa needed to secure a 1-1 draw at home to table toppers Antalyaspor.
Kasimpasa are fourth on the table on 17 points from 11 matches.
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