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Nigerians Abroad: 16 Nigerian Stars Who Found Back Of Net



Actions resumed across top European leagues as team’s continue their quest for domestic glory after the international break.

In the weekend under review, Nigerian stars made huge statements with their various Clubsides, scoring goals and registering assists.

In this piece, we would take a look at (16) Nigerian internationals who found back of the net during the weekend.

1. Geoffrey Chinedu (Radnički, Serbia)
The Unhearlded Nigerian forward came through with his fourth goal in four games to help Radnički to win.

2. Funsho Bamgboye (Rapid, Romania)
The former Nigeria junior international scored a brace to secure a point for Rapid1923 in a 2-2 draw.

3. Hoàng Vũ Samson (Quang Nam, Vietnam)
The Vietnamese V-league all time top scorer kicked off the new V-league 1 season on the front foot as he opened his goal account in his side defeat

4. Umeh Emmanuel (Botev Plovdiv, Bulgaria)
The Nigeria Flying Eagles winger came off the bench to net a brace to help bounce back Botev Plovdiv back to winning ways.

5. Victory Beniangba (Jong Genk, Belgium)
The Highly Rated forward scored his 5th goal of the season in his side disappointing defeat.

6. David Ankeye (Sherrif Tiraspol, Moldova)
The gangling forward registered brace of the season in Sheriff’s win.

7. Lucky Eze (Karviná, Czech Republic)
The 19-year-old striker scored the match Winning Goal to hand Karviná a deserving home win.

8. Samuel Kalu (Lausanne, Switzerland)
The high flying winger scored his first Swiss Super League goal in his side 3-1 win.

9. Solomon John (FK Mladá Boleslav, Czech Republic)
Nigerian winger, John Solomon came off the bench to contribute a goal in FK Mladá Boleslav whitewashing of Zlín.

10. Vincent Onovo (Újpest, Hungary)
The Nigerian midfielder contributed yet another goal to help Ujpest claim a 5-3 home win.

11. Sunusi Ibrahim (CF Montréal, USA)
The Nigerian international scored CF Montréal only goal in their 2-1 defeat.

12. Jonathan Okoronkwo (Arsenal Tula, Russia)
The In-Form Nigerian forward scored his 9th goal of the season in Arsenal Tula 3-1 home win.

13. Kingsley Eduwo (Club Africain, Tunisia)
Eduwo Kingsley came through with a top level performance as usual, scoring a goal and providing assist to win the MOTM award.

14. Kelechi Iheanacho (Leicester City, England)
The Nigeria Super Eagles forward added to his goal tally to earn Leicester City a win in their quest to return to English top-flight football.

15. Ademola Lookman (Atalanta BC, Italy)
The Nigeria Super Eagles winger contributed to help earn Atalanta a 2-0 win over Genoa.

16. Peter Olayinka (Red Belgrade, Serbia)
The Nigeria Super Eagles Striker scored a goal to help Red Belgrade in sustain its winning streak

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Nigeria Duo Of Ahmed & Igbokwe Scores In Gent 0-4 Win Over Heist



Nigeria duo of Goodluck Igbokwe and Ahmed Abdullahi added to their goal tally in the Belgian National Division 1 following their goal involvement in KAA Gent B 0-4 win away from home against Heist.

The Nigeria Under-20 duo has been in astonishing form in the colours of Gent B with handful of goals to their name with red-hot forward Ahmed Abdullahi leading the goal scorers chart with 10goals.

Following its lose on Matchday 12, Heist braced up for a tough test against Gent B as they eye a win and a change of fortune to turn around their position on the log.

Hoping to climb on the log, Gent B filed out against Heist on Matchday 13 hoping to sustain its winning streak.

First half of the game went the way of the visitors as Gent B opened scoring at the 21st minute to lead at half time.

In the second half, Nigeria forward, Ahmed Abdullahi doubled Gent B lead before the team killed off the game with (2) more goals and Nigeria forward, Goodluck Igbokwe closing scoring with his 80th minute goal to earn the fixture on a win for Gent B on a 0-4 score line

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Belgian Cup: Nigeria Striker Goal Inspires Royal Antwerp Comeback Against Royal Charleroi



Nigeria wing wizard , Chidera Ejuke, put up another fantastic display as his goal inspired Royal Antwerp 5-2 comeback victory over Royal Charleroi Sporting Club in Wednesday night in the Belgian cup.

The Nigeria international who has been in outstanding form after opening his goal account in Royal Antwerp draw away from him booked a place in the Belgian cup and came through big for the team with a goal.

The Nigeria Super Eagles star was inspirational in Royal Antwerp encounter against Royal Charleroi Sporting Club as his strike was enough to help his side subdue its opponents in the Belgian cup.

First half of the game had the visitors, Royal Charleroi Sporting Club, taking an early lead after breaking the deadlock at the 28th minute and went ahead to double its lead at the 31st minute.

Royal Antwerp turning point began lately in the first half as Nigeria forward Chidera Ejuke reduced the deficit to 2-1 before the half time brea.

Royal Antwerp built on Ejuke’s goal to start a come back as they leveled parity at 57th minute and went ahead to score at the 71st, 76th and 90th minute to earn a 5-2 win at full time

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Chidera Ejuke: Nigeria Striker Wins Goal Of The Month Award In Belgium



Chidera Ejuke, Super Eagles forward, has won the Royal Antwerp goal of the month award for November

The winner was announced on the team Instagram page earlier today

The Nigerian scored an exquisite goal in Royal Antwerp 1-1 stalemate against Koninklijke Sint-Truidense Voetbalvereniging, a goal which served a point for the team.

The goal came in the 81st minute of the second half as Koninklijke Sint-Truidense Voetbalvereniging were already cruising to a slim home win but Ejukes goal ensured a share of spoils.

After making huge statement after coming off the bench to find back of the net against Koninklijke Sint-Truidense Voetbalvereniging, the Nigeria Super Eagles star has continued to be consistent with goal scoring and top performance in league and cup games for Royal Antwerp.

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