Defenders in the game of football are primarily saddled with the responsibility of rebuffing everything huffed and puffed by the Opponents in their line of duty of guiding the goal post.
Nigerian born and eligible defender, Sopuruchukwu Onyemaechi, has added a feather to his primary responsibility of defending as he has gone ahead to ice his defence duties with goals.
The free scoring defender who plies his trade with Portuguese based outfit, CD Feriense, added to his goal tally today to aid his side bag maximum points against, Varzim FC in one of the Matchday 7 fixtures of the Liga Portugal 2.
Top of the summit Side, CD Feriense, who has gone four games unbeaten in the current Liga Portugal 2 campaign hoped to continue it's impressive for, stretching it unbeaten run as they welcomed FC Varzim.
Low placed, FC Varzim, hoped for a miracle as they went toe to toe with League leader's, CD Feriense, haven managed going unbeaten in it's last two fixtures.
Ambitious FC Varzim were the first to draw the first blood in the fixture at the 16min as Brazilian born striker, Heliardo Eli, struck to put his side into an early lead.
Red-hot Nigerian defender, Sopuruchukwu Onyemaechi,cut short the visitors celebration as his 24min effort restored parity between the two sides as the half time beckoned.
Brazilian born striker, Heliardo Eli, came close at the 70min to put his side back into lead but failed to beat CD Feriense goalie from the spot.
With some seconds left to bring the proceedings to an end, CD Feriense Brazilian born defender, Ícaro Silva, completed the come back to gift his side maximum points at full time.
With the exquisite goal, the Nigerian born defender Sopuruchukwu Onyemaechi has 2 league goals to his name.
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