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NIGERIANS ABROAD: 17 Nigerian Stars Who Found Back Of Net At The Weekend



An outstanding outing it was at the weekend across various leagues in the world as teams shifted focus back to its domestic league.

In almost a thousand games played at the weekend across European, Asia and Scandevian leagues, Nigerian stars weren’t left out as they came through with goals, assist and clean-sheets.

In this piece, here are (15) Nigerian stars who were exceptional following their contributions for their various teams.

1. Kelechi Iheanacho (Leicester City, England)
Iheanacho for the third game in a row registered his name on the scoresheet as Leicester City cart away all maximum points against Stoke City.

2. Kingsley Eduwo (Club Africain, Tunisia)
The Nigerian international was inspirational for Club Africain as he opened scoring to help the team claim a 1-2 away win.

3. Ibrahim Sunusi (Montreal, USA)
Sunusi turned up big for his MLS side, providing an assist and registering his name on the scoresheet.

4. Victor Osuagwu (Jelgava, Latvia)
The lanky forward scored his 9th goal of the season as his strike salvaged a point for Jelgava against Liepaja.

5. Alli Wale Musa (České Budějovice, Czech Republic)
The Petit Nigerian midfielder solitary strike sinked Karviná to earn České Budějovice FC all points at stake.

6. Peter Ambrose (Újpest FC, Hungary)
Peter Ambrose contributed a goal as Újpest FC claimed a homer win against Diósgyőr.

7. Vincent Onovo (Újpest FC, Hungary)
Onovo and his fellow compatriot, Peter Ambrose scored Újpest FC goals as the amass all points at stake against Diósgyőr.

8. Olanrewaju Kehinde (KF Gostivari, Macedonia)
Kehinde was the hero for his side as his solitary strike earned his team maximum points away from home.

9. Boniface Victor (Bayern 04 Leverkusen, Germany)
The In-Form Nigerian forward came through with another goal in Bayern 04 Leverkusen win, his 7th goal of the season.

10. Olayinka Peter (Crvena zvezda, Serbia)
Super Eagles forward, Olayinka Peter first half brace earned Crvena zvezda all maximum points against Radinck.

11. Jonathan Okoronkwo (Arsenal Tula, Russia)
Highly Rated Nigeria Forward Jonathan Okoronkwo came through with his first ever hattrick as his goal was all Arsenal Tula needed to clinch a win against Sokolowski.

12. Peter Michael (VPS, Finland)
Nigeria Striker Peter Michael Nets Brace In Vaasan Palloseura 3-2 Home Win.

13. Geoffrey Chinedu (Radinck, Serbia)
Nigeria Super Eagles Eligible Centre-Forward, Geoffrey Chinedu, was On Target Against Crvena zvezda.

14. Okoye John Ebuka (Cleopatra Ceremica, Egypt)
Okoye opened his goal account as Cleopatra Ceremica achieved a point away from home against Pharco Football Club.

15. Solomon Osaghe (Varnsdorf, Czech Republic)
The Unhearlded Nigerian forward added to his goal tally in the current campaign.

16. Osinachi Keleb Nwubani (SC Munster II, Germany)
The highly rated Nigerian defender came through with a goal in SC Munster II 5-0 home win.

17. Victor Osimhen (Napoli, Italy)
Osimhen scored from the spot in Napoli defeat to Genoa.

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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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