Super Eagles midfielder Usman Mohammed has said he believes his wonder goal against Atletico Madrid in their GoTV Max Cup in Uyo on Tuesday is “a message ” for Gernot Rohr to focus on him .
The Europa League champions won the encounter 3 – 2, and Norway -based player says he is delighted to score against the La Liga side .
Usman was unhurried as he wriggled past the Atletico defenders right inside the box before he finished off with the best goal of the night.
“My goal is a message . Every day , I am pushing to play in the Eagles ,” the 24 – year -old Sarpsborg 08 star was quoted by SCORENigeria as saying on Wednesday .
“I ’m so excited to be back with the national team . I will always be available for my country .”
He added , “One of my coaches always told me not to be in a hurry when I ’m with the ball inside the box .
“I have scored goals like this even in Europe and I was so confident I could do it again .”