It has been an uneven start to the season for Fredy Montero, as he's found playing time harder to come by and most of his minutes have come in Europa League action. Well, Montero started on Thursday in Sporting CP's group stage match against Lokomotiv Moscow and scored his third goal of the tournament. Montero's last goal in any match was on Oct. 22.
Nothing too special there, but Montero made a good run and was rewarded for following the deflected cross. The goal also tied the score 1-1.
Before the end of the first half, Montero also picked up a pair of assists, first to Bryan Ruiz:
And then to Gelson Martins: