Super Eagle’s striker Emmanuel Dennis scored against Russian club Zenit Saint Petersburg on Tuesday night of the champions league as his side Club Brugge won 2-1.
The 22-year-old reacted to a loose ball from the opponent to score his club first goal of the match on the 63 minutes, the goal was firstly ruled out but the referee later reviewed it with the VAR (Video assistant referee) and the goal later stood.
The Nigeria striker was subbed off on the 82 minutes for Youssouph Badji and also David Okereke was an un- used sub.
The home side equalized on the 74 minutes as it came as an own goal from Brugge goalkeeper Ethan Harvath, the blue black side took back their lead at the 90 minutes from Charles De Ketelaere.
The Belgium side next champions league game will be at home against SS Lazio which will be played next week Wednesday.