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Europa League Team of the week featuring Kelechi Iheanacho for game week 3

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Leicester City did not surprisingly dominate our Europa League team of the week, as three of their players make our Europa League team of the week. And there is no other reason than their impressive performance on Thursday night, most especially their striker Kelechi Iheanacho who scored two goals and assist one in their 4-0 win against Sporting Braga at the King Power stadium on Thursday night.

Meanwhile, we could only pick two players each from AS Roma, Lille, and Tottenham despite their impressive on Thursday. While we pick the remaining two players from Hoffenheim and Arsenal respectively.

Here is our Europa Team of the week for (game week 3)

Goalkeeper

Kasper Schmeichel

The Danish goalkeeper does what he knows how to does best again on Thursday night in the UEFA Europa League at King Power Stadium, as the side overcame Sporting Braga 4-0. The goalkeeper organized his defence well on the night.

Robert Skov 

The Hoffenheim left-back was in good form on Thursday night, as his side came out convincingly against Liberec in the UEFA Europa League on Thursday night. The left-back provide the first two assists in the game, as his side went to half time with 2 goals led. Before finished the game with three more goals in the second half of the game.

Sven Botman

The center-back who replaced Arsenal defender Gabriel Magalhães at Lille Sven Botman was outstanding on Thursday night has the side were able to spring out the major surprise if the night, as his side were able to tame the free-scoring AC Milan which contains the Swedish striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic in the starting lineup on Thursday night. The game finished 3-0 in favor of the French club. 

Roger Ibañez

The AS Roma center back scores his side second goal against CFR Cluj on Thursday night in their remarkable 5-0 win in Italy. The defender makes sure he earn a clean sheet with an energetic display on Thursday.

Doherty M

The new Tottenham right-back put up a good performance on Thursday night had side overcome Ludogorets 3-1 away from home. Although the right-back did not provide any assist in the game or score a goal on Thursday night, his solid display can not be overlooked on Thursday night.

Veretout J.

The central midfielder is the second As Roma players to make our team of the week, due to his help in creating his side second goal against CFR Cluj, which put them on the course of their 5-0 victory in Italy.

Lo Celso G

The Tottenham central midfielder was among the scorer has side put their last week set back behind them, as they came out victorious against Ludogorets on Thursday night.

Joe Willock 

The Arsenal midfielder was in good form on Thursday night, as his side came from one goal down to win 4-1 at the Emirates Stadium on Thursday night. The midfielder who forced an own goal in the 62nd minute of the game to give his side the lead for the first time in the game, after Fc Molde had earlier conceded an own goal in the first to give Arsenal the equalizer in the first half of the game. The midfielder also scored in the 88th minute of the game to cap an impressive performance with a goal.

James Maddison 

The Leicester City midfielder was able to overcome an early knock in the game, as his side overcame Sporting Braga in England. The midfielder provides the assist for the first goal, after sending Kelechi Iheanacho with a through pass to give his an early led in the 21st minutes of the game. The midfielder also gets on the scoresheet in the 78th minute of the game, thanks to some good work from Perez who finds the midfielder at the edge of the box.

Kelechi Iheanacho

The striker continues from where he stopped last week, as he scores two goals and provides one assist on Thursday night. The striker who had find games too hard to come by due to the form of Leicester City talisman Jamie Vardy who had been Leicester City most favorite striker for the past four years. But on Thursday night the Nigerian striker shows his coach he can lead the line for Leicester City 

Yazici Y

The striker was in terrific form throughout the game against AC Milan on Thursday night in Italy. He was a nuisance to the AC Milan defender on Thursday, as they struggled to contain the pace of the striker, and he ended up completing his hat-trick in the 58th minute of the game to give his side all three points on Thursday night.

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