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Meet First Nigerian's To Score In Europa Conference League

Nigerian born duo of Chuba Akpom and Ezekiel Henty made history yesterday as they became the first Nigerian players to score in the newly introduced, Europa Conference League.

The newly intiated Europa Conference League was introduced to accommodate countries in other European topflight leagues to have a feel of the Continental campaign as the widely known , Europa League, had limited slot for some leagues in Europe.

The newly intiated tourney kicked off it's first ever group stages yesterday with fourteen (14) fixtures and a total of thirty-six (36) goals scored with AS Roma and Bulgarian outfit, CSKA Sofia fixture (5-1) produced the first biggest win of the maiden Europa Conference League Fixture.

Nigerian international, Chuba Akpom, ranks amongst the first Nigerian to score in the maiden edition of the Europa Conference League as his goal propelled his Greek based outfit, PAOK Thessaloniki, to a huge win away from home against, Lincoln Red Lmps.

Another Nigerian, Henry Ezekiel, joined Akpom to rank amongst NIGERIAN'S to score in the Maiden edition of the newly introduced Europa Conference League.

The lanky foward goal for Slovan Bratislava , wasn't enough to lift his side from defeat as they suffered a heavy (1-3) defeat against Dannish side, FC Copenhagen.

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