Iban Salvador's remarkable year took another turn as he scored a goal that help beat Gabon to send hosts Equatorial Guinea through to the quarter-finals of the African Nations Cup.
Iban, 19, was born in Barcelona but is eligible to play for the country through his grandfather, who moved to Spain in the 1960s.
The Valencia B forward only made his international debut on January 7, but on Sunday he was the toast of his adopted nation after he rubber-stamped a shock 2-0 win over Gabon at the Estadio de...
Gabon were thwarted in their bid to become the first nation to reach the 2015 African Nations Cup quarterfinals as Congo pulled off a surprise 1-0 victory in Bata.
Jorge Costa's Panthers beat Burkina Faso in their Group A opener and would have sealed their progression to the knockout stages with a second win, but Congo had other ideas.
Prince Oniangue scored the only goal of the game following a defensive mix-up in the 48th minute and it proved enough to secure the Red Devils their first finals...