Nigerian players in Europe: Sunday Roundup – Osimhen fires blank for Napoli
Osimhen fires blank for Napoli as they suffered defeat for the first time in the league.
Here is how Nigerian players in Europe fared on Sunday:
SPANISH LA LIGA
Ramon Azeez is still out injured and was missing in action as Granada drew at home with Levante.
Granada 1 – 1 Levante
ENGLISH PREMIER LEAGUE
Alex Iwobi came on for Everton in the 77th minute and was unable to stop Everton from falling to their 2nd consecutive defeat.
Rating – 6/10
Newcastle 2 – 1 Everton
Victor Osimhen and Napoli suffered their first defeat in the league as they lost at home to Sassuolo.
Osimhen had 8 shots (same as Sassuolo) with 2 of them hitting the target but failed to find the net on a frustrating evening for Napoli.
Rating – 7/10
Napoli 0 – 2 Sassuolo
No Nigerian player was in action in the Bundesliga.
Josh Maja was on the bench as his team got humiliated by Monaco.
Monaco 4 – 0 Bordeaux
Hamdi Akujobi was on the bench as Heerenveen won away from home.
Sparta 1 – 4 Heerenveen