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Osimhen Marks Bundesliga Debut With Yellow Card As Wolfsburg Draw

Osimhen Marks Bundesliga Debut With Yellow Card As Wolfsburg Draw

 

By James Agberebi:

Young Nigerian striker Victor Osimhen made his long awaited Bundesliga debut for Wolfsburg in their 1-1 home draw against Borussia Monchengladbach on Saturday, Completesportsnigeria.com reports.

Osimhen, who started on the bench, was introduced for Daniel Didavi in the 59th minute.

However, he was shown a yellow card in the 89th minute.

Osimhen, the top scorer at the FIFA U-17 World Cup in 2015, has been listed in Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr's 25-man squad for camping and a friendly against Corsica in France in May.

Jannik Vestergaard gave Monchengladbach the lead in the 24th minute.

But Mario Gomez equalised for Wolfsburg in the 58th minute.

The game was halted close to 25 minutes due to a heavy downpour.

The draw leaves Wolfsburg in15th position on 37 points in the league table and just two points away from the relegation zone.

 

 

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