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Weekend Review: Twenty (20) Nigerian Stars Who Scored At The Weekend



Actions resumed across European and Scandevian leagues as teams continue their quest for domestic glory in their various league and cup Games.

Nigerian players didn’t disappoint as they showed up big with their various Clubside with outstanding displays in their ranks and below is as general review of outstanding Nigerian players who were fortunate to find back of the net.

1. Emeka Ogbu (Abahani Limited Dhaka, Bangladesh)

Nigerian Striker, Emeka Ogbugh, added to be his goal tally in the Bangladesh Premier League as he came through with a goal in Abahani Limited Dhaka 4-1 win over Bangladesh Police FC.

2. Emmanuel Apeh (Sabah FK, Azerbaijan)

Nigeria eligible striker, Emmanuel Apeh recorded 8th goal of the season following his goal in Sabah FK 0-3 away win over Kapaz PFK in the Azerbaijan Premier League.

3. Peter Godly Michael (Vaasan Palloseura, Finland)

Nigerian forward, Peter Godly Michael, was inspirational for Finnish Veikkausliiga side, Vaasan Palloseura, as his first half assist fired up the team to a 2-1 home win over IFK Mariehamn.

4. Mfon Udoh (Sheikh Russel, Bangladesh)

Nigerian duo of Ikechukwu Kenneth and Mfon Udoh contributed goal(s) to help Bangladesh Football Premier League side Sheikh Russel KC to secure a 1-2 win over Mohammedan SC.

5. Muhamed Tijani (Baník Ostrava, Czech Republic)

After recording a hat-trick on Matchday 30, In-Form Muhamed Tunani came through with another goal on Matchday 31 to help Baník Ostrava record a resounding home win against FC Zbrojovka Brno.

6. Ihezuo Chinwendu (Monterrey Femenil, Mexico)

Nigeria’s scoring sensation, Chinwendu Ihezuo, continued her goal scoring business in the Mexican Liga MX Femenil as she scored her second goal in a row in C.F. Monterrey Femenil 3-2 defeat to Atlas Fútbol Club Femenil.

7. Victor Boniface (Union Saint-Gilloise, Belgium)

Highly rated Nigerian born striker, Victor Boniface added to his goal numbers in the Belgian First Division A to inspire Royale Union Saint-Gilloise to a 1-2 win over Club Brugge Koninklijke Voetbalvereniging at the Jan Breydel Stadium.

8. Terem Moffi (OG Nice, France)

Nigeria Super Eagles talisman, Terem Moffi, found back of the net in Olympique Gymnaste Club Nice Côte d’Azur 2-1 home win against Stade Rennais Football Club.

9. Rafiu Durosinmu, Viktoria Plzeň, Czech Republic)

Bullish Nigerian born forward, Rafiu Durosinmi, counted his second goal in the colours of FC Viktoria Plzeň as he found back of the net in FC Viktoria Plzeň 2-2 stalemate against 1. FC Slovácko in one of Matchday 30/31 fixtures played earlier today in the Czech Republic elite league.

10. Orban Gift (Gent, Belgium)

Scoring Sensation, Orban Gift scored his second goal in the Belgian Jupiler league play-off following his goal in Koninklijke Atletiek Associatie Gent 1-2 win over Royal Standard de Liège at the Maurice Dufrasne Stadium.

11. Sunday Adetunji (Shkupi,. Macedonia)

Nigerian forward, Sunday Adetunji, sustained his goal scoring form in the Macedonian First Football League as he nicked his 7th league goal to inspire KF Shkupi to a 2-1 home win over Klubi i Futbollit Shkëndija.

12. Friday Richard (GAIS, Sweden)

Left footed Nigerian Wing-wizard, Friday Richard, was hero for Swedish Superettan side, Göteborgs Atlet- och Idrottssällskap as his winning goal was all the team needed to edge out stubborn Trelleborgs Fotbollsförening.

13. Effiong Nsungusi (Atyrau, Kazakhstan)

Highly rated Nigerian striker, Effiong Nsungusi, came through with his first goal in the colours of Football Club Atyrau in the Kazakhstan Premier League as his late strike rescued points for the team in their 1-1 stalemate against, FK Kaspiy Aktau.

14. Quadri Adediran (Ceske Budejovice)

Promising Nigerian Striker, Quadri Adebayo Adediran, added to his goal tally in the Czech First League as his goal Wass pivotal in SK Dynamo České Budějovice first leg advantage over Slovan Liberec in the play-off.

15. Odey Stephen (Randers FC, Denmark)

Stephen Odey clinched his third (3) goal of the season following his goal in Randers FC disappointing 1-3 home defeat to Brøndbyernes Idrætsforening in the Danish Superliga.

16. Alhaji Gero ( Turun Palloseura, Finland)

Nigerian international, Alhaji Gero, came off the bench to contribute a goal to help Turun Palloseura grind out a point in a Six-Goal thriller against Jaro FC.

17. Ifeanyi Mathew (FC Zürich, Swiss)

Nigerian international, Ifeanyi Mathew counted his second goal in the Swiss Super League as he scored Fussballclub Zürich second goal in their 0-2 win over Fussball Club Basel 1893.

18. Victor Olatunji (Slovan Liberec, Czech Republic)

Sensational Nigerian talisman, Victor Olatunji continued his impressive goal scoring form in the Czech Republic First League following his goal in Slovan Liberec 3-2 loss to SK České Budějovice

19. Victor Osimhen (Napoli, Italy)

King of Naples scored only goal in Napoli slim win over Fiorentina.

20. Goodluck Igbokwe (Gent, Belgium)

Nigerian star Nets brace in Jong Gent 3-1 home win over Dessel Sports

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I Never Played For El-Kanemi Warriors or Galadima FA–Christian Attah Junior Debunks Claims



In-demand Nigerian born striker, Christian Attah Junior, has debunked the wide spread news of him having stint with Nigerian based outfits, El’Kanemi Warriors and Galadima FA before leaving for Slovak based side, ŠKF Sereď in 2019.

As reported by various Nigeria online media outlets, the gangling never at any point had dealings with the said clubs, a write up put up by unscrupulous individuals bent on tarnishing the promising Nigerian star image.

In the adjudged exclusive interview which the player, Christian Attah Junior, denied never happened stated that the tallish center-forward played for El’Kanemi Warriors and Galadima FA wherein Christian Attah Junior only featured for Minna based side Niger Tornadoes before been cleared to complete a move to ŠKF Sereď in 2019.

Speaking with the highly rated Striker from his base, Christian Attah Junior, described the rumor as a laughable rumor put together by one or two Unscrupulous agents who wants to reap where they did not sow”

Finally, soft speaking ,Christian Attah Junior still restated he only plied his trade with Niger Tornadoes here in Nigeria before jetting out to Slovakia in 2019.

Known for his goal scoring prowess and ability to bully defenders, the Nigerian international striker, Christian Attah Junior, is single handedly on the verge of promoting, Noves Spisska Nova Ves, scoring and providing assists week in, week out

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‘Man On Fire’ Offor Chinonso Solitary Strike Sink Inter Miami At The Saputo Stadium



Red-hot Nigerian international striker, Offor Chinonso was hero for MLS Side CF Montreal as his only goal was all the team needed to bounce back to winning ways in the current season on Sunday morning.

The Sensational Nigerian star has been ever present in CF Montreal team with an outstanding performances to show for his constant efforts

The Nigerian international, Chinonso Offor scored the lone goal after he managed to deflect an Ariel Lassiter cross in the 53rd minute with Montreal goalkeeper Jonathan Sirois proving to be a wall as he denied Inter Miami on a number of occasions.

CF Montreal have made it a habit of starting slow, whether at home or on the road, but Sunday was completely different as they started quickly, dominating possession, while creating chances in the first 15 minutes.

They, however, had to wait until after halftime to break the deadlock as Lassiter brought in a good cross and Offor dived towards the ball. It went off his foot and into the net for the 1-0 lead.

Montreal had beaten Forge FC 2-0 in the semifinals of the Canadian Championship on Wednesday as they set up a final clash with Vancouver Whitecaps next month.

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Igbokwe Goodnews: Highly Rated Nigerian Striker Scores In 2nd Consecutive League Game As FC Noah Return To Winning Ways



Bullish Nigerian youngster, Goodnews Igbokwe came through with his second goal in two consecutive game following his match winning goal in FC Noah 2-1 win over Ararat-Armenia.

In his maiden season, the unheralded Nigerian star has kept on to be impressive coming through for his side when needed most.

Winless FC Noah came all out on Matchday 34 hoping for a change in fortune when they lock horns with Ararat-Armenia at home.

Ararat-Armenia who has been in decent form ambushed its Matchday 34 hoping to compound their woes.

First half of the exciting game ended on a 1-1 draw with the two sides scoring a goal apiece to end the first half level.

Heading towards a share of spoils between the two sides, FC Noah and Nigerian international, Goodnews Igbokwe came through with a goal at the 67th minute, a goal which finally turned a match winning goal for FC Noah

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