Nigerian players in Europe: Saturday Roundup – Ebuehi bags assist as Twente run riot at home
Tyronne Ebuehi puts in another convincing performance for Twente as they destroyed Zwolle at home.
Here is how Nigerian players in Europe fared on Saturday:
SPANISH LA LIGA
Kelechi Nwakali started the game for Huesca against reigning Spanish champion, Real Madrid. The 22-year old midfielder was unable to stop his team from getting trashed before being taken off in the 57th minute.
Rating – 6/10
Real Madrid 4 – 1 Huesca
ENGLISH PREMIER LEAGUE
No Nigerian player was in action in Premier League
Simy Nwankwo was on the scoresheet for Crotone as they lost to Atalanta. Crotone have only 1 point in 6 matches and looks destined for a return to the Serie B.
Rating – 7/10
Crotone 1 – 2 Atalanta
Kingsley Michael remained on the bench as Bologna beat Cagliari to move up the standings.
Bologna 3 – 2 Cagliari
Tolu Arokodare was on the bench alongside Nigerian-eligible player, Kingsley Ehizibue as Koln lost to Bayern Munich
Koln 1 – 1 Bayern Munich
Moses Simon suffered an injury 26 minutes into Nantes home match against PSG and his team were humiliated at the end of the match.
Nantes 0 – 3 PSG
Tyronne Ebuehi was on the pitch for the full match as Twente flogged Zwolle at De Grolsch Veste. He grabbed an assist after being impressive at the back for his team.
Rating – 8/10
Twente 5 – 1 Zwolle