Football

Adegbenro inspires comeback by Norwegian club Viking

Former Kwara United forward Samuel Adegbenro rallied his club to a late fight back as he scored in their 2-2 home draw with Lillestrom.

Viking are 15th on the league table with 14 points in 18 games.

Adegbenro scored on the hour to take the scores to 2-1 after they trailed 2-0.

The 21-year-old forward has now scored six goals in 14 games.

His compatriot Usman Sale played for 46 minutes before he was replaced with Ross Jenkins.

Nigerian trio of Ifeanyi Matthew, Charles Ezeh and Udoji Chigozie, who also holds a Bulgarian passport, played for Lillestrom.

Matthew and Ezeh lasted for the entire duration of the game, while Chigozie was replaced with Marco Tagbajumi in the 70th minute.

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