After another Saturday where goals were scored in Europe, here’s a recap of how Nigerian players fared in Euro Wrap!
Midfielder Wilfred Ndidi was sent of in the space of 9 second half minutes on his 21st birthday as Leicester city suffered a shock 0-3 home defeat to Crystal Palace.
There was a return on the bench for striker Kelechi Iheanacho, but forward Ahmed Musa remains frozen out from the Foxes squad.
Alex Iwobi was brilliant for Arsenal who edged Newcastle 1-0 at the Emirates before he was replaced by Welbeck in the 72nd minute.
Victor Moses put in a solid performance for champions Chelsea in their 1-0 win over Southampton at Stamford bridge. Moses was replaced with 8 minutes left to play by Zappacosta.
In the championship, versatile Super Eagles full back Ola Aina and English born player of Nigerian decent Fikayo Tomori both started in Cardiff City’s 1-0 win over their Hull City side.