Oduamadi Happy To Score On Return

Published on: 15 April 2019

Super Eagles winger Nnamdi Oduamadi is “happy” after scoring his first goal of the season on his return from a career-threatening knee ligament injury for Tirana in their 3-1 win away at Teuta in the Albania League on Sunday.

Oduamadi who tore knee ligament while in action for Tirana five months ago and underwent career-saving surgery, drew the biggest cheer of the encounter when he shot his side into the lead four minutes before the break.

Goals from Erando Karabeci and Edon Hasani secured a comfortable win for Tirana after Sekou Camara has drew the hosts level in the 72nd minute.

“I’m really happy to feel like a footballer again and play once more with Tirana. It was very important for me,” Oduamadi told Completesports.com.

“I couldn’t have hoped for a better start to my return from injury. I was given the opportunity to play again and I had the chance to score a goal. That makes me even happier.”

The former AC Milan winger Nnamdi Oduamadi, TiranaOduamadi has played six games since joining the club last summer on a free.

Tirana are currently eight in the Albania topflight division and will face Kukesi in their next game at home on Saturday.