Awoniyi makes Forest history; Tanko, Boniface, Dele-Bashiru on target

Awoniyi makes Forest history; Tanko, Boniface, Dele-Bashiru on target

Imhonlamhen Eronmhonsele
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Despite only appearing from the bench, Abdullahi Tanko scored his first goal for FC Banik Ostrava in their hard-earned [2-0] home league win over Hradec Kralove.


In the Premier League, Alex Iwobi completed four dribbles and created three chances, but Everton fell to a slim [0-1] home defeat in their season-opener against Fulham.

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Compatriot Calvin Bassey was an unused substitute for the visitors.

At the Emirates Stadium, Taiwo Awoniyi became only the first Nottingham Forest player in 28 years to score in five consecutive Premier League matches. But his late strike was not enough to help the Reds avoid a [2-1] defeat against Arsenal.

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Ola Aina impressed, contributing three tackles and winning five duels, on his debut for Forest.

Fred Onyedinma endured an eventful afternoon in Rotherham United’s thrilling [2-2] draw with Blackburn in the EFL Championship.

Within two stormy second-half minutes, Onyedinma hit the target, received a yellow card, and was shown a red card.

Semi Ajayi grabbed his first of the season to power West Brom to a hard-earned [3-2] league victory over Swansea.

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In League One, Victor Adeboyejo laid on the assist to the first goal as Bolton Wanderers forced a harsh [0-3] loss down the throat of their hosts, Cheltenham Town inside the Completely-Suzuki Stadium.


Victor Boniface got his Bayer Leverkusen career to a great start as he netted one of the goals in his side's [0-8] away victory over lower league club Teutonia Ottensen in the DFB Pokal.


Bright Edomwonyi pounced on Godfrey Stephen's assist to fire the opener for Diósgyőr in their [1 - 1] draw with Paks in the NB 1.


Oluwatimilehin Ogunniyi opened the scoring for Auda in their thrilling [2-2] draw away to Tukums in a Virsliga matchday 26 clash.


In the Super Liga, Emmanuel Alaribe netted the winner for Zimbru in their come-from-behind [1-2] triumph over Floreşti.


Saviour Godwin completed the scoring from the penalty spot for Casa Pia in their memorable [0-3] win away to Farense.


In the Russian Premier League, Olakunke Olusegun delivered a commendable display for FC Krasnodar in their fine [0-2] away league victory at Orenburg.


In the Premiership, Leon Balogun and Cyriel Dessers impressed as Glasgow Rangers claimed their first win of the campaign with a convincing [4-0] victory against Ayo Obileye's Livingston.

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Balogun won ten duels and added two tackles to the three chances that Dessers created for the home team.


Umar Sadiq made his long-awaited return from injury in the closing stages of Real Sociedad's [1-1] draw at home to Girona.

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22-year old midfielder, Fisayo Dele-Bashiru had a debut to remember, scoring two goals in Hatayspor's [1-5] Superlig victory over Pendikspor, for whom Emeka Eze made his debut as a second half sub.

Kenneth Omeruo made his third debut for Kasimpasa in their hard-earned [3-2] victory in the Superlig. The Super Eagles defender impressed with three interceptions and one chance created over the 90 minutes.


Samson Iyede was among the goals for Chornomorets in their [2 - 0] win against Obolon' Kyiv.

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