Striker nets brace in Fenerbahce's Champions League win over Monaco

Emmanuel Emenike was impressive for Fenerbahce, netting a brace in their 2-1 Champions League win over Monaco.

 

Nigerian striker, Emmanuel Emenike scored a brace for Fenerbahce in their 2-1 win over Monaco in a Champions League third qualifying round tie.

Emenike who has been trailed with exits rumours opened goal for the Turkey giants before Radamel Falcao equalised for Monaco on his first competitive appearance since returning to the French club.

For his first goal, the Nigerian striker chased down a log pass from a teammate, fought off an opposition defender, rounding the goalkeeper before slotting in an empty net.

Falcao capitalised on a defensive mistake from Fenerbache to net in the leveler.

Emenike netted the winner in the 63 minute to ensure Fenerbahce has the win ahead of the second leg .

He connect well with a cross from full-back Gregory van der Wiel to volley brilliantly into the bottom corner.

The striker took to Instagram to express his excitement after his impressive outing for Fenerbache.

"Great win today. I'm back. God is great," he write.

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