FC Zurich’s Odey looking forward to Bayer Leverkusen clash

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After scoring against Luzern, the 20-year-old forward admits he cannot wait for his side’s Group A meeting with the Germans

Stephen Odey is looking forward to Thursday’s Europa League game against Bayer Leverkusen.

The Nigerian was on target for the City Club as they spanked Luzern 5-2 in Sunday’s Swiss topflight encounter against Luzern to take his tally to nine goals from 14 encounter.

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He would be hoping to find the net again when Ludovic Magnin’s men visit BayArena for Thursday's Europa League clash.

The reverse fixture in Zurich ended 3-2 in favour of the Swiss side with the Nigerian getting a goal alongside Antonio Marchesano and Toni Domgjoni.

FC Zurich lead Group A with nine points having won all their matches in this season’s competition.