Rasheedat Ajibade: Super Falcons star bags goal and assist for Atletico Madrid in derby
Super Falcons of Nigeria star Raheedat Ajibade is back on the social media trends.
With a decisive victory over Madrid CFF (1-4) in the Madrid derby, Atletico de Madrid re-engaged in the competition for European spots from Spain.
The red and white team won thanks to goals from Xenia, Santos, Guijarro, and Ajibade.
With both teams playing at lightning speed, the derby got underway at a frenetic tempo.
This situation resulted in three goals in seven minutes and the main character in the first two was Ajibade.
The Nigerian headed in a lateral cross from Eva Navarro to score the second goal after assisting Guijarro with a low cross.
Cometti headed a well-placed free kick by Araya into the net as Madrid CFF responded.
After hardly a minute on the pitch, Crnogorcevic already had his team’s third goal of the half assisted by Santos.
It would be up to Xenia to seal the victory with a goal following a corner on the final play of the match.