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3 Super Eagles Players Who Featured In The UEFA Champions League This Week

After a week long International break, league actions, cup games and UEFA organized club actions took center stage with many exciting fixtures lined up.

The Prominent UEFA Champions league games kicked off on Tuesday and ended on Wednesday with a total of 59 goals scored in 16games.

Nigerian Senior National team, Super Eagles, player's weren't absent in the exciting fixture's played in the UEFA Champions League at the weekend, here are the 3 Super Eagles player's who featured for their clubs in the Champions League.

1.Samuel Chukwueze (Villareal, Spain)

The dashing winger after 5months on the sideline returned back to action with his Spanish based outfit at the weekend in their heart wrenching defeat in the hands of, Osasuna.

The Super Eagles winger was enlisted for the Champions League tie in Swiss against, Young Boys on Wednesday night.

First half goals from Villareal duo of Yeremi Pino and Gerard Moreno made the game look comfortable for the visitors before the half time break.

Nigerian international, Samuel Chukwueze, had his childhood dreams of playing in the Champions league come through as he replaced Dutch striker, Arnaut Danjuma at 90mins.

It took the left footed winger two minutes to open his goal account in the prestigious UEFA Champions League as he rightly positioned himself to finish, Moreno Gerard, assist.

2. Zaidu Sanusi (FC Porto, Portugal)

Super Eagles Defender, Zaidu Sanusi, who missed out in the World Cup Qualifiers series during the International break was a second half substitute on Tuesday night as he replaced Brazilian, Wendell at the 65min.

The Rock solid defender short time on the pitch counted for his side as they ran away with all points at stake in the fixture.

3. Innocent Bonke (Malmo FF, Sweden)

Super Eagles defensive Midfielder, Innocent Bonke, was in action on Wednesday night as his Swedish side got hardly spanked (4-0) by defending champions, Chelsea FC.

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