Ademola Lookman Signs Off in Style: Atalanta Star Player Scores, Assist in Final Game of Season

Ademola Lookman Signs Off in Style: Atalanta Star Player Scores, Assist in Final Game of Season

It was quite another fascinating show at the Gewiss Stadium in Bergamo, where Super Eagles star Ademola Lookman scored his 11th Serie A goal of the season and provided an assist, but it wasn’t enough as Atalanta suffered a 3-2 defeat to Fiorentina.

Ademola Lookman Signs Off in Style: Atalanta Star Player Scores, Assist in Final Game of Season

The Nigerian forward’s impressive performance wrapped up an outstanding season, putting him in the running to claim the CAF Best Player of the Year award, Footballrover reports.

ALSO READ  Super Eagles Goalkeeper Ojo Olorunleke Signs with Al Merrikh Omdurman

Lookman’s goal and assist showcased his attacking prowess, drawing Atalanta level and setting up his team’s second goal.

Although Fiorentina secured a league double over Atalanta, Lookman’s individual brilliance stole the show.

The match, rescheduled due to Fiorentina’s sporting director’s passing, had minimal impact on the final Serie A standings.

Atalanta’s defeat prevented them from leapfrogging Juventus, but their continental success in the Europa League remained a highlight.

ALSO READ  Super Eagles Goalkeeper Ojo Olorunleke Signs with Al Merrikh Omdurman

Lookman’s season has been remarkable, with 14 goals and eight assists across all competitions.

His hat-trick in the Europa League final cemented his place in history as the first African to achieve this feat.

His performances have made a strong case for him to succeed Victor Osimhen as the CAF Player of the Year.

As the season comes to a close, Lookman’s impressive form has left a lasting impression.

ALSO READ  Super Eagles Goalkeeper Ojo Olorunleke Signs with Al Merrikh Omdurman

Will Ademola Lookman claim the CAF Best Player of the Year award?

Only time will tell, but his outstanding season has undoubtedly made him a top contender.

Like this post?
We’d be delighted to hear from you. Please leave a comment in the box below!

About the Author

Sir Kris
Staunch football fan and footballer

Be the first to comment on "Ademola Lookman Signs Off in Style: Atalanta Star Player Scores, Assist in Final Game of Season"

Leave a comment