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

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

  • On Saturday, EaglesTracker followed 107 matches
  • From 53 different leagues around the world
  • Here are the top stories 

CZECH REPUBLIC

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.

ENGLAND

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.

Embed from Getty Images

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.

Embed from Getty Images

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.

Embed from Getty Images

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.

GERMANY

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.

HUNGARY

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.

LATVIA

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

MOLDOVA

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

PORTUGAL

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

RUSSIA

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

SCOTLAND

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.

Embed from Getty Images

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

SPAIN

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

Embed from Getty Images

TURKEY

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.

UKRAINE

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

Who was your best performer ?

Back to blog

Leave a comment

  • Rasheedat Ajibade celebrates 100 games for Atletico Madrid

    Rasheedat Ajibade celebrates 100 games for Atle...

    Super Falcons attacking midfielder, Rasheedat Ajibade has made her 100th appearance for former Spanish champions, Atletico Madrid. Ajibade hit the career landmark during Atletico Madrid's 2-0 loss against Barcelona at...

    Rasheedat Ajibade celebrates 100 games for Atle...

    Super Falcons attacking midfielder, Rasheedat Ajibade has made her 100th appearance for former Spanish champions, Atletico Madrid. Ajibade hit the career landmark during Atletico Madrid's 2-0 loss against Barcelona at...

  • Osimhen, Durosinmi, and the top 10 Nigerian footballers to watch in 2024

    Osimhen, Durosinmi, and the top 10 Nigerian foo...

    2023 has been an excellent year for several Nigerian stars, and next year promises to be even better. EaglesTracker highlights ten players who could make 2024 memorable for themselves and...

    Osimhen, Durosinmi, and the top 10 Nigerian foo...

    2023 has been an excellent year for several Nigerian stars, and next year promises to be even better. EaglesTracker highlights ten players who could make 2024 memorable for themselves and...

  • Oshoala, Sabastine, and the top 10 Nigerian women players to watch in 2024

    Oshoala, Sabastine, and the top 10 Nigerian wom...

    2024 could be an amazing year for Nigerian women's football, with the Olympic Games coming up in Paris and the Women's Africa Cup of Nations slated for Morocco. EaglesTracker here...

    Oshoala, Sabastine, and the top 10 Nigerian wom...

    2024 could be an amazing year for Nigerian women's football, with the Olympic Games coming up in Paris and the Women's Africa Cup of Nations slated for Morocco. EaglesTracker here...

1 of 3