Focus On Nigerians In European Leagues

Super Eagles enforcer Ogenyi Onazi on his Turkish league debut scored twice for Trabzonspor, who defeated Kasimpasa 2-0 on Saturday.He opened scoring for his side in the 21st minute, and in the 90th minute of the encounter.

Manchester City forward Kelechi Iheanacho made his second substitute appearance for The Citizens who roundly defeated Stoke City 4-1 at the Bet365 Stadium. Iheanacho came on for Sergio Aguero in the 83rd minute and indirectly set up Nolito for his goal, before he finally directly assisted Nolito for the fourth goal.

At Vicarage Road, Odion Ighalo played for 90 minutes in Watford’s 2-1 loss to Chelsea. It was his second start for the Hornets this season. His compatriot, Isaac Success, was not listed for the game.

Super Eagles goalkeeper Carl Ikeme conceded his first league goal of the season in Wolverhampton Wanderers’ 3-1 win over Birmingham City on Saturday.

Ikeme conceded the goal in the 24th minute when he was beaten by Che Adams before goals from Joe Mason, Danny Batth and Jon Dadi Boedvarsson sealed his side’s win. He has kept two clean sheets so far in four games.

Sone Aluko made his fourth star for Fulham in Saturday’s 2-2 draw at home to Cardiff City and assisted both of his club’s goals. He has scored once since joining the club this summer.

In Spain, Uche Agbo made his first start for Granada in their 1-1 draw at home to Villarreal.

In Scotland, Efe Ambrose was left out of Celtic’s squad that defeated St Johnstone 4-2 atMcDiarmid Park on Saturday.

At the Stade de la Beaujoire in Nantes, France, Elderson Echiejile was benched for the entire duration of Monaco’s 1-0 win over Nantes.

Vincent Enyeama kept his first clean sheet of the season for Lille as they defeated Dijon by a lone goal.

At the Yeni Rize Sehir stadium, Godfrey Oboabona played all 90 minutes for Rizespor in their 1-1 draw at home to Konyaspor.

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