Ange N'Guessan outshines Zenatha Coleman as Tenerife stun Valencia

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The Ivorian forward, on her 16th league appearance, was on target at Estadio Antonio Puchades as Tenerife snatched a late comeback win

Ange N'Guessan was on target in Granadilla Tenerife's 2-1 late comeback win over Zenatha Coleman's Valencia in a Spanish Women Primera Liga encounter on Sunday.

After a goalless first half, the hosts found a breakthrough in the 76th minute through María Paz - seven minutes after Namibia's Coleman was introduced for Yanara Aedo.

However, the effort of coach Óscar Suárez to end a five-match winless run hit the rock after Natalia Ramos and the Cote d'Ivoire international came on to boost the visitors' attack in the final 15 minutes.

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Ramos levelled matters for Pier Cherubino's side in the 91st minute before N'Guessan netted four minutes later to seal a dramatic victory at Estadio Antonio Puchades.

The 28-year-old's strike ends a 13-match drought since scoring her first goal of the season in their 2-1 win at Real Betis on September 15.

The win lifts Tenerife to sixth on the 16-team Superliga log with 23 points from 16 games and welcome Betis to Estadio Francisco Suarez next Sunday.

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