Karim Adeyemi (21, Dortmund) shared his impressions of defeating Chelsea.
The European Football Federation (UEFA) Champions League reported an interview with Borussia Dortmund striker Karim Adeyemi on the 16th (hereinafter referred to as Korean time).
Dortmund defeated Chelsea 1-0 in the first leg of the round of 16 of the 2022-2023 European Football Association (UEFA) Champions League held at Signal Iduna Park in Dortmund, Germany at 5 am on the 16th.
Dortmund and Chelsea clashed fiercely in this match. Recording 14 and 21 shots, respectively, they constantly aimed at each other’s goal.
The winning goal came in the 18th minute of the second half. Adeyemi quickly took possession of the ball during the counterattack and split Chelsea’s net with a single dribble. Enso Fernandes blocked it, but Adeyemi overpowered Enso with speed and calmly scored after passing goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga.
Adeyemi wore the Dortmund uniform ahead of the start of the 2022-2023 season. Adeyemi, who was noted for his excellent scoring sense during his time at RB Salzburg, but there was no outstanding performance and only sluggishness continued.
Adeyemi only recorded his 2 goals in 2022. He scored no league goals and scored only two goals in메이저사이트 total in the Champions League group stage and DFB-Pokal.
Adeyemi only scored his third goal of the season in January 2023. He recorded it in the league match against Leverkusen on January 30, and after that, he started to melt into the team by scoring a goal against SC Freiburg on the 4th.
After the match, Adeyemi talked about his recent rise. According to UEFA, he opened his mouth saying, “New luck has come for the new year 2023.”
“The squad talked a lot during the break and it brought us closer. This victory was decisive and playing in front of passionate fans is unbelievable.”
Adeyemi added: “I wanted to bully Chelsea from start to finish and in the end we won.”