Ahmed Musa scores first goal of the season in Al Nassr's 2-0 win over Abha

Ahmed Musa scores first goal of the season in Al Nassr's 2-0 win over Abha

- Ahmed Musa has finally scored his first goal of the season for Al Nassr

- The Nigerian was on target on Monday night, August 10, against Abha

- Al Nassr won the Saudi Arabian League game 2-0 away from home

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Nigerian striker Ahmed Musa on Monday night, August 10, scored his first goal of the season in the Saudi Arabian League which helped his team Al Nassr beat Abha 2-0.

This is an incredible one for the Super Eagles captain considering the fact that it was April last year he scored last for his team in Saudi Arabia which was a brace.

Al Nassr who played away from home scored the first goal in the 58th minute through Abderrazak Hamdallah and efforts for the hosts to restore parity were abortive.

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The visitors were brilliant when the second half started with Ahmed Musa almost making it two nil in the 46th minute, but his shot was blocked by the goalkeeper.

Ahmed Musa eventually scored his goal in the 63rd minute to give Al Nassr two-goal lead with less than 30 minutes to end the game.

The Nigerian and his teammates tried their best to score more goals against Abha, but they were unable to find the back of the net as the encounter ended 2-0.

Al Nassr remain second on 48 points on the log after 24 games played with six fixtures left to be decided.

In another game played on Monday, John Ogu was not in Al Adalah’s squad as they beat Al Hazm 2-1 away from home.

Ahmed Musa scores first goal of the season in Al Nassr's 2-0 win over Abha

Ahmed Musa scores first goal of the season in Al Nassr's 2-0 win over Abha (photo: Getty)
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Earlier, Legit.ng had reported how Super Eagles captain Ahmed Musa named his teammate at the national team Wilfred Ndidi as the one who named him 'The Governor' which is what many people call him now.

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Ahmed Musa is one of the successful Nigerian players considering the wealth he has acquired in football having played in the Russian Premier League and also in the English topflight.

He recently had an exclusive Instagram live interview with Legit.ng where he spoke on many things from how he started his football career before playing for the Super Eagles.

And when the former Premier League star was asked to explain why he is being called 'The Governor' by Nigerians and also in many part of the world, he revealed that Wilfred Ndidi gave him the name.

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