Emmanuel Dennis opens Forest account in draw against Aston Villa

Published on: 11 October 2022

Super Eagles forward, Emmanuel Dennis opened his goal scoring account for his English Premier League Side, Nottingham Forest in their one all draw against Aston Villa.


The former Watford player scored in his first start as Nottingham Forest climbed off the foot of the table on Monday night.


He got on the score chart in the 15th minute after he nodded in from Morgan Gibbs-White's free-kick.

Villa got back on level teems just seven minutes later when Ashley Young struck a superb half-volley from 25 yards beyond Dean Henderson.


Both sides pushed for a winner in the second half, but neither managed to find a breakthrough.


Villa extend their unbeaten run to four matches and are 16th on nine points.


A first point in six matches means Forest move above Leicester City into 19th, with five points.


Dennis played till the 71st minute begore he was substituted . Awoniyi is countryman was an unused substitute.