Balogun Thrilled To Be Back On The Pitch For Brighton In Win Vs Bristol Rovers
Nigeria defender Leon Balogun is excited to be back on the pitch for Brighton & Hove Albion after playing a key role on the club’s Carabao Cup victory against Bristol Rovers on Tuesday, reports Completesports.com.
Balogun last featured for the Seagulls in an Emirates FA Cup win against West Bromwich Albion in February.
The 31-year-old has failed to make the bench in the Seagulls opening three Premier League games this season.
The former FSV Mainz of Germany defender took to the social to express his happiness on playing for the club again.
“Great feeling to be back out there with the lads and get that win. Onto the next round ⚽️;, Balogun tweeted.
Brighton will host Aston Villa at home in the Third Round next month.
Balogun will hope to make the matchday squad for the first time in the Premier League on Saturday when Brighton host champions Manchester City.
By Adeboye Amosu
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