Umar Sadiq made a sensational comeback in La Liga, re-announcing himself with a goal that’s already a strong contender for the season’s best for Real Sociedad during their league game against Sevilla.
The 26-year-old forward’s comeback from an unfortunate ACL injury has injected excitement into Real Sociedad’s games, Footballrover reports
During their match against Sevilla, Sadiq stunned world, making headlines by scoring a remarkable long-range goal in the first half, securing the team’s second goal of the game.
This impressive strike, assisted by Hamari Traore, extended Real Sociedad’s lead to 2-0 after an early own goal by Sevilla’s Marko Dmitrovic.
The sheer brilliance of Sadiq’s goal left both teammates and fans in complete shock, with its jaw-dropping impact doubling the team’s advantage against Sevilla.
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This comeback goal by the Super Eagles star, after more than a year recovering from his ACL injury, marks a triumphant return to the field.
Witnessing Sadiq’s return to form after such a challenging period is truly inspiring, revealing his determination in overcoming adversity.
Sevilla did pull one back through Youssef En-Nesyri in the 60th minute, but Umar Sadiq and his teammates held on to secure a narrow 2-1 win and all three points.