Eze, Awaziem, Aguda others lit up Europe with goals
Updated: Oct 9
Club football action continued on Saturday all over the world with a number of Nigerian players proving to be instrumental for their respective clubsides.
Here at thejosephfaulkner.com, we have made a comprehensive report on the heroic displays of Nigerian stars who featured in league football for their clubs around the world today.
We begin from Japan where 26-year old forward, Blessing Eleke scored and assisted in Kashima Antlers' 3-3 draw against Júbilo Iwata who are deeply rooted in the 18-team league.
The result keeps the Antlers on the fifth place on the log.
Bordeaux retained their lead at the summit of the French Ligue 2 with a hard earned win against Metz, thanks to a Josh Maja's opener from the spot before half time and Fransérgio's goal at the death.
Maja has scored a goal in each of Bordeaux’s last three games and has taken his tally for the league to seven in 11 fixtures.
In Sweden, Falkenberg have now won four matches in five after today's brilliant display against Lindome GIF. Former Rivers United and Enugu Rangers midfielder, Godwin Aguda bagged a brace in the encounter as Falkenberg cruised to a 4-2 home win.
Eyüpspor are now back to winning ways and top of the log after Emeka Eze's brace propelled the side to a 4-nil win against Manisa BBSK in the second tier of the Turkish topflight division.
Finally in Croatia, it's now the second successive goal for Super Eagles defender, Chidozie Awaziem, whose ninty-nineth minute strike snatches all three points for Hadjuk Split in a thrilling encounter.