Not so many players can boast of a healthy scoring record against Real Madrid like Nigeria’s Ikechukwu Uche who is hoping his record continues when his loan side Malaga take on Real Madrid on Sunday.
“You are right have played in some good games and scored good goals against Real Madrid a game that leaves you with no option than to be at your best” He said when asked about his goal record against the Spanish giants.
Speaking further to the online edition of Sur the 32 year old picked out his goal for Recreativo in their surprise 0-3 victory over Real Madrid in 2006 at the Santiago Bernabeu as his best strike against the Spanish giants.
“Well I have affection for all of my goals against Real Madrid but the goal I scored for Recreativo at the Bernabeu is special to me as we had a great team performance that day”
In 2006, Uche received a pass from Sinama Pongolle went past Guti with ease before nutmegging Fabio Cannavaro who just received his world player of the year trophy before the start of the game and capped it up by striking a low shot with the outside of his boot into Iker Cassilas night.