Two Super Eagles players go head to head as Sadiq Umar’s UD Almeria were able to clinch unto the Segunda Division title and resonate their promotion to Laliga.
Sadiq Umar’s UD Almeria have won the Segunda Division title and secured an automatic qualification spot to Laliga despite having a scare from Omuero’s CD Leganes.
Garces and Ely’s goal in the first 15 minutes put the game at 1-1. However, towards the end of the first half, Super Eagles defender, Kenneth Omuero put the home side ahead with his first goal since December.
With Real Valladolid winning at home to Huesca and Eibar avoiding defeat at basement club Alcorcon, this scoreline meant that UD Almeria will not be qualifying automatically to Laliga.
It didn’t take long for Sadiq Umar, 25, to score his 18th league goal of the season and secure their title and qualification with the draw.
The Olympic Bronze medalist and 2013 AFCON winner were both on the score sheet as a new history is written.