Ahmed Musa Scores As CSKA Moscow Beat Lyon In Five-Goal Thriller

Nigerian forward Ahmed Musa was on the scoresheet as CSKA Moscow won 3-2 at Lyonto progress to the quarter-finals of the Europa League.

Musa was in fine form in the Europa League encounter against Lyon as he helped his team progress in the competion with a goal in the 60th minute.

CSKA Moscow lost 1-0 at home in the first leg, but the Russian side shockingly stunned last season semi-finalists Lyon ending the Ligue 1 club’s hopes of reaching May’s final at their own Groupama Stadium.

Aleksandr Golovin put CSKA Moscow in the lead but Maxwel Cornet equalised for the host.

Musa who just returned to CSKA Moscow on loan from Leicester City put the Russian side back in the lead on the hour mark before Pontus Wernbloom made it 3-2 on aggregate.

Mariano Diaz gave Lyon hope, but CSKA held on to progress on away goals.


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