Nigeria striker Kehinde Fatai has said he hopes Sparta Prague build on their elimination of Lazio so as to extend their run in the UE...
Nigeria striker Kehinde Fatai has said he hopes Sparta Prague build on their elimination of Lazio so as to extend their run in the UEFA Europa League.
Sparta Prague will now face Spain’s Villarreal in the quarterfinal of the Europa League following a 3-0 spanking of Lazio on Thursday in Rome to advance 4-1 on aggregate.
Villarreal will host the first leg on April 7 with the return leg in Czech Republic a week later.
Former Nigeria U20 and U23 striker Fatai said he is now looking forward to take his team to the next level in the competition.
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“I am looking forward to more victories because we wish to go very far in this competition," Fatai told AfricanFootball.com
"I feel very great and excited with the victory in Italy against Lazio. Our plan was to win and it worked out well for us. I am excited about it and still celebrating it.
In Rome on Thursday night, he played for nine minutes, while is compatriot Ogenyi Onazi was an unused substitute for Lazio.
Liverpool face Dortmund in the pick of the draws.