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Desssers And Okereke Score, Simon Assists: How Nigerian Players Performed On Sunday

Nigerian players were in action for their European clubs on Sunday. We take a look at how they performed


Wilfred Ndidi got a yellow card in the 74th minute as Leicester City drew 1-1 at Leeds United. Emmanuel Dennis was in action for 74 minutes as Watford narrowly lost 1-0 to Arsenal. 

 In France, Terrem Moffi got an assist in the 5th minute as Lorient lost 1-2 at home to Brest. Moses Simon got his 7th assist of the season in Nantes' 2-2 home draw with Strasbourg.


In Italy, Victor Osimhen lasted for 90 minutes in Napoli's 1-1 draw with Verona. David Okereke scored the winner for Spezia in their historic 3-2 win over Jose Mourinho's Roma. Simy Nwankwo and Joel Obi were also in action for Salernitana as they lost to Lazio away from home

Cyriel Dessers scored the winner for Feyenoord in their 1-0 victory over AZ Alkmaar. It was his fourth goal as a substitute this season. In Czech Republic, Ubong Ekpai scored the final goal as Slavia Prague beat Pardubice 5-0 away from home


In Greece, Henry Onyekuru replaced Rodrigues in the 63rd minute as Olympiacos beat Ionikos 1-0 at home. Akinkunmi Amoo scored in the 66th minute as Hammarby beat Oerebro SK 3-2 at home. He atoned for his penalty miss in their last game

In Denmark, Stephen Odey was replaced by Marvin Egho in the 75th minute as Randers drew 1-1 away from home with AaB. Tosin Kehinde got an assist for Randers after coming on as a 46th minute substitute. Sadiq Umar continued in his fine form for Almeria as he assisted Jose Carlos Lazo in the second minute as they beat Burgos CF 2-0


Alhassan Yusuf scored his first goal for Royal Antwerp in the 63rd minute in his side's 2-0 home victory over Anderlecht. In Portugal, Zaidu Sanusi played for 90 minutes as FC Porto beat Santa Clara 3-0 away from home and Sanusi got a yellow card in the 45th minute

Joe Aribo scored in the 19th minute and assisted Juninho Bacuna in the 49th minute as Rangers beat Ross County 4-2 at home. Leon Balogun got a 41st minute yellow card and lasted for 70 minutes in the game

In Turkey, Super Eagles captain, Ahmed Musa replaced Jure Balkovec in the 79th minute as Fatih Karagumruk drew 1-1 at home against Galatasaray. In Germany, Taiwo Awoniyi played for 84 minutes in Union Berlin's 2-2 draw away at Cologne

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David Okereke Emmanuel Dennis Moses Simon Terrem Moffi Victor Osimhen

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