By Johnny Edward: Super Eagles midfielder Oghenekaro Etebo is pleased with his impressive debut for his Spanish La Liga Santander side, Las Palmas who defeated Málaga 1-0 at the Estadio de Gran Canaria Monday night, Completesportsnigeria.com.
The 22 year old attacking midfielder played all 90 minutes and completed more dribbles (six) more than any other player on the pitch according to AS.com, a Spanish publication.
The Nigeria international tweeted his joy at making a winning debut for UD Las Palmas in his Twitter handle,
“Pleased to make my debut & happy to get the win! Thank you to all the supporters,” Etebo’s Tweet reads.
Alen Halilovic was the match winner for Las Palmas who still occupy the 19th position in the LaLiga Santander table despite the win, but are now tied on the same points with 18th placed Deportivo La Coruna who have a better goal difference.
Brown Ideye played for the entire duration of the defeat for Málaga on his debut with his compatriot, Isaac Success coming on for Samuel Garcia in the 78th minute.