Euro Roundup: Osimhen Returns, Nnadozie Concedes 5
Victor Osimhen made his tons-anticipated return in Napoli’s 3-1 loss to Hellas Verona within the Italian Serie A on Sunday.
The Nigerian remaining performed for Gli Azzurri in November after picking up a shoulder harm, which saw him miss seven video games.
He came on for Andrea Petagna within the sixty fifth minute however didn’t get on the rating sheet. The 22-12 months-antique has scored two times for the Italian giants in seven Serie A appearances.
Simeon Nwankwo scored his seventh Serie A intention of the season for backside-placed Crotone of their 2-1 loss away at Fiorentina on Saturday.
Simy’s 66th-minute strike could best function a comfort for the Pitagorici as they suffered their 13th lack of the season.
In England, Kelechi Iheanacho and Wilfred Ndidi had been in movement in Leicester metropolis’s three-1 win over Brentford within the FA Cup fourth spherical on Sunday.
Watford defender William Troost-Ekong had the better of his former countrywide group captain, Mikel Obi, within the English Championships as he helped Watford to a 2-1 at Stoke town on Friday. Both players saw 90 mins of motion within the come upon. The end result has similarly extended Watford’s advertising hopes.
Ekong has helped the Hornets document three wins in their ultimate 3 video games, whilst Stoke are without a win of their last 5 games in all competitions.
In Germany, Taiwo Awoniyi furnished an assist for Marcus Ingvartsen in Union Berlin’s 2-1 loss to Augsburg within the Bundesliga on Saturday. Union have lost their final two games, while Awoniyi has scored five desires with three assists.
Olympics bronze medalist Sadiq Umar continued his marvelous goal-scoring shape in the Spanish Segunda League as he scored again in Almeria’s 2-2 domestic draw in opposition to Sabadell on Sunday.
Sadiq scored his group’s 2d goal inside the 76th.
The 23-yr-old has scored 10 goals in 19 appearances this season.
Anthony Nwakaeme supplied an assist in Trabzonspor’s 2-1 win over Genclerbirligi in the Turkish outstanding Lig on Saturday.
Nwakaeme has 4 assists and nine goals this season.
In Scotland, Joe Aribo became at the score sheet as Glasgow Rangers ran riot in a five-0 win over Ross County on the Ibrox in a Scottish choicest League sport.
The Nigeria worldwide, who was replaced by way of Cedric Itten in the 67th minute, scored his facet’s 0.33 aim inside the thirty seventh minute.
The aim is his fifth in 17 appearances within the SPL this season. His compatriots, Leon Balogun and Calvin Bassey, were unused substitutes.
Ahead Peter Olayinka became heading in the right direction in Slavia Prague’s 3-1 win over 10-guy Karvina inside the Karvina Czech League on Saturday.
The forward, who replaced Oscar Dorley in the 46th minute, scored his group’s winner within the 85th minute.
In the French Ferminine department 1, first rate Falcons goalkeeper, Chiamaka Nnadozie, conceded five desires as Paris FC misplaced 5-zero at domestic to Olympique Lyonnais Féminin on Saturday.
Former super Falcons captain, preference Oparanozie, provided 3 assists as Dijon FCO recorded a 3-2 comeback win over Soyaux-Charente. The Nigerian performed all ninety minutes.