Umar Sadiq had an impactful game again for promotion-chasing Almeria Umar Sadiq played a key role as Almeria took another step closer to La Liga’s promotion after a 2-0 at Burgos CF on Saturday night.
Sadiq assisted the opening goal of the game scored by Lucas Robertson in the first half to help push Almeria closer to their promotion goal.
He also created two chances, had one key pass, and attempted two shots but was unable to add to his 16 goals scored so far this term.
Another three points for Rojiblancos 👏
— UD Almería (@UDAlmeria_Eng) April 30, 2022
The 25-year-old has now assisted eight goals this season, in addition to his 16 goals, bringing his total goal contribution to 24 goals in 31 appearances.
What the result means for Almeria
Almeria has now won back-to-back matches in the Smartbank after victories over Sporting Gijon and Burgos.
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The latest win, against their host, Burgos, sees them take another step towards picking that automatic promotion ticket.
Almeria has moved within just a point of League leaders, Eibar, with Real Valladolid four points behind in third with four matches left to play.