Jude Nworuh Eyes Indian Super League Title With Chennaiyin

By Godwin Aikigbe

Chennaiyin striker, Jude Nworuh has his eyes on his first title in India, after his team berthed at the final of Indian Super League following 3-0 second leg, semi-final victory against Goa on Tuesday.

The 28-year-old was 85th minute replacement for Gregory Nelson, as the home side romped to a resounding victory. Jeje Lalpekhlua weighed in with a brace, opening the scoring on 26 minutes and rounding  off the scoring on 90 minutes. Dhanapal Ganesh scored betwixt on 29 minutes.

With Chennaiyin progressing to the final 4-1 on aggregate, with the reverse tie ending in 1-1 draw, Nworuh now looks to lift the trophy when they face   Bengaluru in the final on Saturday at Sree Kanteerava Stadium, Bangalore.

“What a performance from our team today.. A very big shoutout to the lovely fans of CFC we love you guys and together we shall win the final.. we are in the final of the super league💪💪,” stated Nworuh, who has neither a goal nor assist in nine appearances for Chennaiyin following his arrival from Ilves on September 5.

Bengaluru defeated Pune City 3 – 1 on aggregate to reach the final.