Former Ghana U17 attacker Emmanuel Boateng scores in Rio Ave smooth win in Portugal

Ghana starlet Boateng scored for Rio Ave

Ghana starlet Boateng scored for Rio Ave

By Akyereko Frimpong Manson

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Former Ghana U17 attacker Emmanuel Boateng registered his first goal of the Portuguese Primeria Liga after scoring for Rio Ave in their 4-0 hammering of Boavista on Monday night. 

The 18-year-old iced the cake for Rio with a sensational 90th minute strike at the Estádio do Rio Ave Futebol Clube.

Boateng, who played for Ghana at the 2013 African U17 Championship, had a hands in two of Rio’s opening goals and added his name to the score-sheet with a strike at the death.

Emmanuel Boateng is hugged by a Rio team-mate

Emmanuel Boateng is hugged by a Rio team-mate

He marked his debut in the Portuguese top-flight last weekend and started and completed the entire duration of the game but his Ghanaian compatriot Alhassan Wakaso sat on the bench throughout the game.

READERS COMMENTS

  1. sabato says:

    Gud show. we re getting de players now. anoda player in the Europa league.