London - Ahmed Musa scored two goals for English Premier
League champions Leicester City in a 4-2 defeat to Barcelona in an International
Champions Cup on Wednesday, Sportdaylive reports.
Munir El Haddadi had stroke twice for Barcelona and a superb
individual effort by Luis Suarez to finish the first half 3-0.
Musa, a second half substitute, made an immediate impact
upon his arrival off the bench. After fleeting glimpses of his frightening turn
of pace against both Oxford United and Celtic earlier this summer, the
23-year-old galloped the entire length of Barca’s half before prodding past
Jordi Masip in the 46th minute.
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He struck again soon after when Jeff Schlupp, subject to
continued interest from West Bromwich Albion, gathered a loose ball and set him
free in the penalty area. Musa twisted and turned, corkscrewing his body to get
a sight of goal, before arrowing it in to restore some pride for the Premier
However, Rafa Mujica’s late goal sealed a 4-2 victory for
that Musa joined Leicester from CSKA Moscow in Russia on a four year contract.For
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