Nigerian Young Stars Spotted at Atlético Madrid vs. Borussia Dortmund Clash in Champions League

Super Falcons Prospects Spotted at Atlético vs Dortmund Match

Super Falcons prospects Olamide Oyinlola and Miracle Usani were in the spotlight once again when, both from the Spanish academy system, they were seen at the Estadio Metropolitano, where they watched the UEFA Champions League match between Atlético Madrid and Borussia Dortmund.

Super Falcons Prospects Spotted at Atlético vs Dortmund Match

Recall that the The young starlets left the NWFL scene to pursue their dreams of becoming better pro players in Europe, Footballrover reports.

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Olamide Oyinlola and Miracle Usani, who signed with La Liga Academy in Madrid, Spain, obviously went to show support for the La Liga team against their Bundesliga counter.

Match Recap:

Atlético Madrid secured a 2-1 victory over Borussia Dortmund in the first leg of their quarter-final fixture on Tuesday.

Goals from Rodrigo De Paul and Samuel Lino in the first half put the home side in control, while Sebastian Haller’s 81st-minute strike offered hope for Dortmund ahead of the return leg in Germany.

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Key Moments:

Atlético Madrid capitalized on defensive errors from Dortmund, with De Paul capitalizing on a goalkeeper blunder to open the scoring early. 

Lino doubled the lead after Antoine Griezmann’s interception. Dortmund showed resilience in the second half, with Haller scoring a consolation goal. 

They came close to equalizing in the dying minutes but were denied by the crossbar.

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Atletico’s Strong Home Record:

Under Diego Simeone’s guidance, Atlético Madrid boasts an impressive home record in Champions League knockout clashes. 

They have never lost in front of their fans, winning 10 out of 16 matches and drawing six times.

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