Nigerian players in Europe: Sunday Roundup – Osimhen leads Napoli to victory
Osimhen leads Napoli to victory as they shoot up to 3rd place on the league table.
Here is how Nigerian players in Europe fared on Sunday:
SPANISH LA LIGA
Samuel Chukwueze remained on the bench for the whole match for Villareal as they grabbed an away win at Coliseum Alfonso Perez.
Getafe 1 – 3 Villareal
Ramon Azeez is still missing in action as Granada lost to Real Sociedad.
Real Sociedad 2 – 0 Granada
ENGLISH PREMIER LEAGUE
Kelechi Iheanacho was on the bench as Leicester grind out a slim win against resilient Wolves
Leicester 1 – 0 Wolves
Semi Ajayi played the whole match for West Brom as they fail to a last-minute defeat at home against Spurs. Ajayi was easily the best defender on the pitch for West Brom, recording the most tackles, interceptions, recoveries, blocks for West Brom.
Rating – 7/10
West Brom 0 – 1 Tottenham
Victor Osimhen started for Napoli and was on the scoresheet scoring his second league goal for Napoli as they defeated Bologna away from home.
Rating – 8/10
Bologna 0 – 1 Napoli
Kevin Akpoguma was in action for Hoffenheim as they lost to Wolfsburg in a tight match-up. Hoffenheim are now placed 13th on the table and would need to really improve if they are to return to Europe next season.
Rating – 6/10
Wolfsburg 2 – 1 Hoffenheim
Moses Simon is still out injured as Nantes beat Lorient on Sunday afternoon.
Lorient 0 – 2 Nantes
Hamdi Akujobi was on the bench as Heerenveen got trashed at home.
Heerenveen 0 – 3 AZ Alkmaar