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Comprehensive Wrap of how Nigerian players performed abroad over the weekend

Nigerian players were in fine shape abroad with former FC Zurich attacker Stephen Odey scoring a brace in Denmark.

There were two other players who registered brace for their clubs as well as those assisted.

Below a comprehensive wrap up of how the players performed at the weekend.


Aston Villa thrashed Everton 3-0. Alex Iwobi climbed off the bench in the 81st minute.

Midfielder Frank Onyeka starred for Brentford when they defeated Wolverhampton Wanderers 2-0.

William Troost-Ekong played 90 minutes in defence for Watford in their 3-1 away win over Norwich City.

Emmanuel Dennis scored a goal while Oghenekaro Etebo entered the fray in second stanza.

The trio of Ademola Lookman, Wilfred Ndidi and Kelechi Iheanacho were in action for Leicester City who lost 2-1 to Brighton and Hove Albion.

Midfielder Tom Dele-Bashiru logged full throttle for Reading who shocked Fulham 2-1 at Craven Cottage.

Westbromwich Albion drew 1-1 with Millwall. Super Eagles defender Semi Ajayi played 90 minutes for the Baggies.


Leganes posted a slender 1-0 win over Amorebieta. Nigeria defender Kenneth Omeruo played 90 minutes for the homers.

James Igbekeme was named on the Real Zaragoza bench during their clash with Real Sociedad B.


Amiens staged a strong second-half performance to draw 3-3 with Nimes. 

Substitute Toluwase Arokodare grabbed a last gasp equaliser for the visiting team.

Striker Terem Moffi fired blank in Lorient's draw at Stade Reims.

Nantes hammered Angers 4-1. Winger Moses Simon accounted for two assists in the entertaining match.


Former Rijeka player Jamilu Collins was a full-time for Paderborn in their win at Erzgebirge Aue.

Union Berlin succumbed to a 4-2 defeat to Borussia Dortmund. Taiwo Awoniyi started the game for the capital side.


The presence of Joel Obi and Simy couldn't prevent Salernitana from bowing 1-0 to Atalanta.

Attacker David Okereke started the game for Venezia but he was replaced at after the hour in their 2-1 loss to Spezia. Tyrone Ebuehi was benched.


Super Eagles goalkeeper Maduka Okoye conceded once in Sparta Rotterdam's share of spoils with NEC.


KRC Genk squeezed a 2-1 result at St.Truiden. Nigerian duo of Ike Ugbo and Paul Onuachu both played for the visitors. Onuachu grabbed the winner.


Al Shabab and Al Damac settled for a 1-1, with Odion Ighalo failing to find the back of the net.


Tebo Franklin warmed the bench for Hacken who drew against Mjallby. Former Barcelona B skipper Godswill Ekpolo started the game.

Samuel Adegbenro benefitted from Abdulrazaq Ishaq's assist to score as Norkopping walloped Orebro 3-0.


Trabzonspor pipped Kasimpasa 1-0. Anthony Nwakaeme provided the match winning assist.

Defender Chidozie Awaziem gave a good account of himself in Alanyaspor victory at Galatasaray.

Former Odd BK attacker Chukwuma Akabueze scored a goal for Bandirmaspor in their 3-1 win at Manisa FK.


Attacker Stephen Odey was the star man as his brace galvanized Randers to a 3-2 win against Nordsjaelland in the top-flight.


In the SPL, Joe Aribo featured for Rangers when they played 1-1 against Motherwell. The ex Charlton Athletic star registered an assist for Gers.

Leon Balogun and Calvin Bassey were benched.

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