I ran through how our Super Eagles players performed in the top European leagues over the weekend including Emmanuel Dennis getting a goal & 2 assists in Watford’s exceptional 5-2 win over Alex Iwobi’s Everton at Goodison Park to hand Claudio Ranieri his first win as Watford’s manager.
In the Bundesliga, Taiwo Awoniyi continued his fantastic start to the season scoring his 7th league goal of the campaign in Union Berlin’s 1-1 draw away to Stuttgart while also scoring in the UEFA Conference League on Thursday in a 3-1 loss away to Feyenoord.
Chidera Ejuke also continued his excellent form scoring yet again in CSKA Moscow’s 3-1 win against Sovetov Samara to go 3rd in the Russian League In Italy, Victor Osimhen scored his 4th goal in the Europa League so far as Napoli beat Legia Warsaw 3-0 and David Okereke also got on the scoresheet in Venezia’s 3-1 loss away to Sassuolo.
Samuel Chukwueze also scored his 1st Champions League goal on his Champions League debut in Villarreal’s impressive 4-1 win away against Young Boys while Akinkunmi Amoo continued his great form for Hammarby in the Swedish top flight with a last minute winner as they beat Ostersunds 4-3 at home In international news.
The Super Falcons beat Ghana 2-1 on aggregate to progress to the final round of qualifying for the AWCON where they’ll face the Ivory Coast while NFF president, Amaju Pinnick also confirmed that Leicester’s Ademola Lookman was in the process of switching allegiance from England to Nigeria, which is positive news for our squad depth I also previewed the upcoming fixtures happening over the coming week