UCL Qualifiers: Emenike celebrates debut goal for Olympiacos

Champions League By: Ayodeji Tunde | 26/07/2017

Emmanuel Emenike

Former Nigeria international, Emmanuel Emenike is in celebration mood following his goalscoring debut for Greek giants, Olympiacos in the UEFA Champions League Third Round Qualifying stage.

Speaking with SCORENigeria, Emenike stated that the goal was very good for his confidence even as he targets more for the Greek champions.

“It was a perfect goal that will build my confidence, it was a great relief and I am glad that my team won,” he revealed.

“I am here to win and score goals for the team just like the way we did and I promise to score more important goals like this.

“The win has put us in the driving seat to play (in the group stage) Champions League.”

The return leg against Partizan Belgrade will be played on August 2 with the overall winners advancing to the playoffs for the group stage of the Champions League.