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Echiejile impressive in Monaco win

22 January 2015, 21:31

Paris - Nigeria international defender, Elderson Echiejile was in impressive form as he helped AS Monaco reach the quarter final of the Coupe de France, SuperSport reports.

Echiejile was in the thick of action as Monaco beat Evian Thonon Gaillard 2-0 at the Stade Louis II on Wednesday.

Lucas Ocampos and Anthony Martial were the goal scorers for Monaco.

Also read: Echiejile hails UCL return

Echiejile who played all 90 minutes of the contest was a second half substitute for Lavyin Kurzawa in AS Monaco’s 1-0 win over Nantes in Ligue 1 last Saturday.

The 27-year-old left Echiejile has scored once in nine league games for Monaco this season.

He has also made two appearances for the club in the Coupe de France this term as well as a solitary outing in the Coupe de la Ligue.

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