Omeruo, Awaziem Team Up Against Azeez As Leganes Host Granada


There will be nothing friendly at stake when the duo of Leganes defenders, Kenneth Omeruo and Chidozie Awaziem trade tackles with fellow compatriot, Ramon Azeez’s Granada in a La Liga game on Monday night at the Estadio Butarque.

Omeruo made a return to action last Friday when Leganes salvaged a 1-1 draw with Real Mallorca in a La Liga encounter at the Visit Mallorca Estadi after missing the 2-0 midweek defeat to Barcelona.

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The centre-half started the match and saw full action but while Awaziem was also on from the start, the central defender made way for Javier Aviles in the 81st minute.

Azeez on the other hand came on to take the place of Fede Vico on 61 minutes when Granada were handed a 1-0 defeat by Samuel Chukwueze’s Villarreal also last Friday.

And now, Azeez will look forward to playing a key role as Granada aim to bounce…

Source: Complete Sports