Euro Watch: Moses, Aina, Lawal suffer contrasting results


Let’s make a quick trip across various European football centers as we bring to you the performances of Nigerian players on Saturday.

On Friday, midfielder Wilfred Ndidi logged full 90 minutes in Leicester City 1-1 draw away to West Ham.

Striker Kelechi Iheanacho was an unused substitute while Ahmed Musa was not
listed amongst the traveling squad.
Italian born defender of Nigerian heritage Angelo Ogbonna, also put in a full shift for West Ham.

Super Eagles star Victor Moses made the bench for Chelsea in their 1-1 draw away to Liverpool.

Super Eagles defender Ola Aina and English born defender of Nigerian decent Fikayo Tomori, were on as Hull City lost 2-3 to Bristol City at home in the championship.

In Scotland, Defender Efe Ambrose was on for 90 minutes as Hibernian held host Hamilton Academical 1-1.

Striker Victor Osimhen was an unused substitute, as Augsburg won 2-1 against
his Wolfsburg side who played with a man short.

Super Eagles defender Leon Balogun was not dressed against Freiburg, who edged his Mainz 05 team 2-1.

Super Eagles defender Chidozie Awaziem came on in the 63rd minute for 10 men Nantes as they lost 2-1 to Rennes.
Goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama was not in the Lille Fc squad that were beaten by Montpellier.

Midfielder Sylvester Igboun was on for 90 minutes as FK Akhmat 2:0 subdued
his FC Ufa side 2-0.

Midfielder Fegor Ogude went the distance for Amkar Por’ 2-1 win over Dinamo Moscow.

Real Betis played out an entertaining 2-2 draw against Girona, but Kayode Olanrewaju played no part for Girona as he was benched.

Midfielder Raheem Lawal and striker Abdullahi Umar both made the starting
eleven for Osmanilspor’s 2-0 win over Genclerbirligi.

Lawal was pulled out in the 63rd minute.

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