Trabzonspor’s Ogenyi Onazi
By Samuel Omaenikun

Youngster,
Kelechi Iheanachor continued from where he left off in the Champions League by
scoring again for Manchester City in the League against Bournemouth.
And
with that we start our round up of Nigerian performers in Europe during the last
weekend.
England
Kelechi Iheanacho sets new record
with Man City.
He
became the first teenager to score 10 goals in the English Premier League for
Man City beating the record of Mike Sheron who achieved his feat at the age of
21.
He
did this when scored Manchester City’s second goal as they thrashed Bournemouth
4 nil on the day.
Chelsea
were beaten at Stamford bridge by Liverpool and Victor Moses was an 83rd minute substitute as he was
brought on for Willian but he could do nothing to change the game as Liverpool won
2 goals to Chelsea’s 1.
Ahmed Musa was an unused sub
as the game between Leicester City and Burnley ended 3-0 in favour of his side.
Alex Iwobi was in fine form
as he put Arsenal ahead in the 17th min he came close on other
occasions to increasing the lead. He was taken off in the 77min it ended Hull
City 1 – 4 Arsenal.
Watford
shocked Mourinho’s Manchester United and in the thick of the game was Odion Ighalo who failed to score but
was very lively.
Ighalo
was taken off and fellow Nigerian Isaac
Success
was thrown into the fray in the 90th minute. Full time was
Watford 3 – 1 Manchester United
In
the championship Carl Ikeme kept a
clean sheet as Wolverhampton Wanderers beat Newcastle 2-0.
GERMANY
Leon Balogun started his third
consecutive game in the Bundesliga for Mainz as they beat Schalke 04 by 3 goals
to 1 away from home.
FRANCE
Vincent Enyeama conceded his
ninth goal of the season in action for Lille who lost 1-0 to FC Lorient on
Saturday.
Holland
Fred Friday was an unused sub
as his team AZ Alkmaar ran out 2 nil winners over PEC Zwolle the home side.
Greece

Brown Ideye

Brown ideye was the hero as
Olympiacos came from a goal down to beat host Iraklis 1-2, Ideye scored what
turned to be the winner in the 75 min.
Finland
Nigeria
forward, Gbolahan Salami, was KuPS’
saviour as he scored a late penalty to help his side secure a 1-1 away draw
against VPS in the Finnish top league on Friday.
Also
in action for KuPS were Azubuike
Egwuekwe
and Paul Onobi.
Nnamdi Oduamadi was brought on in
the second half in HJK’s 3-2 away loss to FC Inter.
On
the winning team was Nigerian player, Kennedy
Ugoala
who opened the scoring for FC Inter His Nigerian team-mate, Faith Obilor, made a 90 minute
appearance for FC Inter.
Turkey
Ogenyi Onazi was yellow carded
in Trabzonspor’s 3-0 defeat away to Kenneth
Omeruo
’s Alanyaspor on Saturday.
It
was Onazi’s fifth game of the season and he has scored twice while it was Omeruo’s
third start of the campaign.
Godfrey Oboabona started for Rizespor
on Saturday but could not prevent the visitors from suffering a 2-0 loss to
Galatasaray.
BELGIUM
Nigerian
forward Henry Onyekuru scored his
third goal of the season for Belgian club AS Eupen who lost 3-2 at Club Brugge.
Also
featuring in the game was fellow Nigerian Anthony
BASSEY
who came on in the 74min for AS Eupen.
Meanwhile
George Jamabo was an unused sub for
AS Eupen.
Norway

Super Eagles
defender William Troost-Ekong
featured for Haugesund who drew 1-1 at
home to Valerenga.

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