Europa League: Boniface shines for Leverkusen; Ogbu scores for Slavia Prague
Posted : 22 September 2023
Victor Boniface contributed a goal and an assist in Bayer Leverkusen's 4-0 victory over Hacken.
Since joining from Royale Union SG, Boniface has consistently delivered for Leverkusen. In the recent clash, coach Xabi Alonso placed him at the forefront of the offense.
Leverkusen, the clear favorites, asserted their dominance early in the match. Within the first ten minutes, a combination play between Boniface and Florian Wirtz resulted in the opening goal. By the 26th minute, Amine Adli added a second. Later, Adli assisted Boniface in the 66th minute, with Jonas Hofmann sealing the win with a fourth goal shortly after.
Boniface showcased his skills throughout the match, recording significant touches, multiple shot attempts, and a successful dribble.
Elsewhere in Switzerland, Igoh Ogbu netted Slavia Prague's second in their 2-0 triumph against Servette. Lukas Masopust opened the scoring for Slavia Prague, followed by Ogbu's goal in the second half. Ogbu played the full match for his team.