By Oyediji Oluwaseun Babatunde
Sports Writer, kick442.com Nigeria
Super Falcons striker, Ebere Orji scored her second league brace of the season as she helped Linkopings to a 2-2 draw against Faith Ikidi’s Pitea on Wednesday, July 15, 2020, www.kick442.com can report.
The 27-year-old forward scored the first goal of the game in the 45th minute to give Linkopings the lead before the half time break.
In the second half, Jakobsson equalised for Pitea in the 49th minute before Ebere Orji scored her second goal of the game in the 61st minute to restore Linkopings one-goal lead.
Linkopings were on their way to their fourth straight win before Karlenas late equaliser in the 87th minute for Pitea forced out a 2-2 draw. Orji played for 70 minutes before she was replaced by Bredgaard.
Ebere Orji’s brace took her goal tally this season to five league goals in four games. She scored two goals in Linkoping’s opening game win over Vaxjo DFF. Former Delta Queens, Rivers Angels, Bayelsa Queens, Ferencvaros, Umea, and Mallbacken player, Ebere also scored a goal during Linkopings matchday two 1-2 away win over Vittsjo. She has scored more than 25 combined goals for Umea and Mallbacken before joining Linkopings.
Uchenna Kanu played full 90 minutes for Linkopings as Chinaza Uchendu was not dressed for the second consecutive game.
Faith Ikidi also played full 90 minutes for the host, Pitea.
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