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Checkout Top Three Nigerian Stars Over The Weekend

We look at the biggest performing Nigerians in the world of football at the weekend, including the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL), and below are the selected Naija superstars who stood out over the weekend.

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Taiwo Awoniyi: It is clear that the 24-year-old is enjoying life in Germany as he continued from where he left off on matchday one, getting his name on the score sheet again in Union Berlin’s 2-2 draw against Kevin Akpoguma’s Hoffenheim. His goal was his team’s second to help them win an away point.

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Joe Aribo: The London-born midfielder put up a brilliant performance that got his manager and Liverpool legend Steven Gerrard talking. In Ranger’s 4-2 away win over Ross County, Aribo scored the goal that broke the deadlock in the encounter and Gerrard could not hide his admiration for the Nigerian.

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Odion Jude Ighalo: The 2019 Africa Cup of Nations top scorer and former Manchester United striker was at his best goalscoring form in Al Shabab’s 3-3 draw against Ettifaq. Ighalo played for the entire game and scored a brace in the 39th and 49th minutes.

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