Eagles in Europe Wrap: Osimhen, Simy, Maja on target, Zaidu assists; Mikel, Iwobi star
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Eagles in Europe Wrap: Osimhen, Simy, Maja on target, Zaidu assists; Mikel, Iwobi star

It was a great Saturday for Super Eagles players across Europe.

Victor Osimhen, Simy Nwankwo and Josh Maja were on target for their respective clubs while Sanusi Zaidu assisted a goal in the Portuguese Classico.

Here is out the Eagles stars faired across Europe.

7. Alex Iwobi (England, Everton)

Alex Iwobi was introduced in the second half as Everton chased a point at Goodison Part in the Merseyside Derby.

The Super Eagles attacker contributed his quota as Everton played a 2-2 draw against Liverpool on Saturday.

6. Joe Aribo (Scotland, Rangers)

Joe Aribo started from the bench for his first game after returning from injury.

The Super Eagles midfielder had a cameo as Rangers secured a comfortable 2-0 win against Celtics at the Celtic Park on Saturday.

Leon Balogun was an unused sub in the game.

5. Zaidu Sanusi  (Portugal, FC Porto )

Zaidu Sanusi assisted FC Porto’s first goal as the played a 2-2 draw against Sporting Lisbon on Saturday.

4. Mikel Obi (England, Stoke City)

Former Super Eagles captain, John Obi Mikel was on the pitch the entire time as Stoke City secured a 2-0 win against Luton Town.

3. Josh Maja (Bordeaux)

Josh Maja was on target in Bordeaux 3-1 loss to Marseille on Saturday.

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2. Simy Nwankwo (Italy, Crotone)

Simy stepped up and converted from the spot kick for his second league goal of the season and Crotone only goal in their 1-1 draw against Juventus.

He also celebrated his second league goal by raising a shirt with the #EndPoliceBrutality writings.

1. Victor Osimhen (Italy, Napoli)

Victor Osimhen finally open his goal scoring account with a super goal for Napoli against Atalanta.

The 21-year-old scored Napoli’s 4th goal in their 2-1 win at the San Paolo on Saturday.

Victor Osimhen marked his debut goal by joining millions of Nigerian youths who are protesting against Police Brutality by raising a shirt with the #EndPoliceBrutality writings.

Tope Adefala

Tope Adefala is an experienced sports writer, editor, and web designer. A former editor at Sportlineng.com. Talks sports with a great bias for Basketball, Tennis, Field Hockey and Football. Presently the media officer of Nigeria Hockey Federation. I have been in the business of Sports communication and marketing for more than 10 years. Not forgetting that I won West African University Games, Nigeria University Games gold medals. You can find me on Twitter @1topham.

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