Kayode makes Primera Division bow

Kayode Olarenwaju
The Manchester City loanee debuted for his Spanish La Liga side as they let slip a two goal lead to draw 2-2

Nigerian attacker Olerenwaju Kayode made his Primera Division bow for Girona in their 2-2 draw against Atletico Madrid on Saturday.

The 24-year-old, who is on loan to the La Liga new comers from Manchester City, was brought on for the final six minutes as Blanquivermell conceded two late goals to give up a 2-0 lead.

Girona looked set to enjoy a dream top-flight debut but Atleti demonstrated their remarkable team spirit to come roaring back with a man down - after Antoine Griezmann had been sent off for the first time in his career- to draw 2-2 at Estadi Municipal de Montilivi.

The Ibadan-born marksman nearly grabbed the headlines with a stoppage time winner but his stunning diving header at the near post was equally matched by Jan Oblak in Atleti's goals.

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Kayode scored 17 goals for Austria Wien in the Austrian Bundesliga goals last season before his £3.5 million move to City.

He is the only Super Eagles international currently playing in the Spanish top-flight.