By Obaloluwa Joshua, LAGOS

Ademola Lookman makes a scoring debut as Atalanta defeated their hosts Sampdoria 2-0 in their Serie A clash on Saturday night.

Lookman started the game on the bench and took the place of Luis Muriel in the 63rd minute.

Rafael Toloi opened scoring for Atalanta in the 26th minute after he was teed up by Mario Pasalic.

Lookman make the points save in added time following a pass from Ruslab Malinovskyi.

The 24-year-old recently linked up with Atalanta from Bundesliga club, RB Leipzig.

Atalanta will host champions AC Milan in their next league game.