Olympiacos’ Emenike ready for Barcelona challenge in Champions League

Emmanuel Emenike of Olympiakos
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The Nigerian forward disclosed his readiness to face the Blaugrana again in the elite European competition this season after Thursday’s draw in Monaco

Emmanuel Emenike is eager to play La Liga giants, Barcelona again when Olympiacos visit the Nou Camp for the first leg of their Group D fixture in the Uefa Champions League this season.

The 30-year-old forward who joined the Legends from Fenerbahce this summer, played for Spartak Moscow in a Champions League game that ended  3-2 in favour of the Spanish La Liga champions.

And in reaction to the draws that took place in Monaco on Thursday evening, Emenike is anticipating another chance to play against the Ernesto Valverde’s men on October 18.

Olympiacos face a stern test in the Group D as they battle Barcelona, Juventus and Sporting for a place in the next round of the European competition.

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