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Weekend Wrap: Nigerian Players Abroad



It was a scoring return for Victor Osimhen for Napoli as he bagged a goal and assist as his team lost to Fiorentina at home. Before the game, he was presented with his month of March player of the season award and he becomes the first Nigerian to win the award.

The goal against Fiorentina makes it 5 goals in 3 games for the Super Eagles striker.
Terem Moffi inspired a comeback for his side, Lorient as they came from 2 goals down to defeat Saint Etienne 6-2. He scored 2 goals and an assist in the game.
That makes it 4 goal involvements in the last 2 games.
Alex Iwobi continues his form under Frank Lampard as he registered another 90 minutes under his belt as they defeated Manchester United 1-0.
FK Khimki full-back, Bryan Idowu recorded his second assist in a row against CSKA Moscow as they run with a 4-2 victory.
Samuel Chukwueze assisted the only goal for Villarreal as they drew against Athletico Bilbao.
Ademola Lookman opened the scoring for Leicester City as they recorded another victory over Crystal Palace in the Premier League.
Joe Aribo scored again as Rangers thrashed St. Mirren 4-0 as they close the gap on Celtic.

Sulaiman Pooja Adebayo is a FIFA & CAF accredited photo journalist who has covered the World Cup and Africa Cup of Nations. He is also working with Imago Images, Germany and a guest contributor for Naija News.