Onuachu at the double for Midtjylland

Martins scores consolation in Shenhua defeat


Inform Nigerian striker Paul Onuachu was in sublime form for 9 men FC Midtjylland as he scored 2 goals in their 3-2 win over FC Nordsjaelland away from home in Denmark.

Onuachu scored within seconds of kickoff and quickly doubled the lead in the 26th minute and was later booked in the 90th minute.

His teammate Hassan Rilwan was withdrawn in the 77th minute as they struggled to cope with 2 red cards.

In Turkey, Bright Edomwonyi scored the first goal for Rizespor who beat Gaziantepspor 2-0 as they continued to battle relegation.

Rizespor also featured two other Nigerians in defender Godfrey Oboabona and midfielder  Nosa Igiebor. Igiebor was substituted in the 68th minute.

In China Obafemi continued his goal scoring streak for Shanghai Shenhua in the absence of world most expensive striker Carlos Tevez.

Obafemi Martins scored the only goal as Shanghai Shenhua lost  1-3 to  Shanghai SIPG at home.

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