Lagos - Super Eagles striker Ahmed Musa netted his first ever
brace in the Champions League in the 3 - 2 win against Sparta Prague on
The 22-year-old has dedicated his pair of goals to his
daughter, who was born on the day of the match and brought him good luck.
Also read: Double celebration for Ahmed Musa
''I'm very happy! In
the morning my daughter was born, and the day ended in a glorious victory!” the
CSKA Moscow number 18 told his club's official website.
''I gave 100 percent, showed my best qualities. I played for, including my daughter, tried to
score goals and dedicate it to her.
''Our strength is that we always remain united. We did not fall apart when losing 2 - 0, did
not lose our heads and stopped playing.''
In the play-off draw that took place on Friday in Nyon, the
Muscovites have been drawn against Sporting Lisbon.
Ahmed Musa has notched three goals in five appearances for
CSKA Moscow in all competitions so far this season.For
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