EaglesTracker followed 104 games that could potentially feature Nigerian players
From 63 different leagues around the world
Josh Maja scores hattrick for Bordeaux, Umar nets on debut for La Real & more.
Umar Sadiq (Real Sociedad - Spanish La Liga Santander)
The 25-year-old who joined Real Sociedad from UD Almeria on Transfer deadline day this summer had an impressive debut. Sadiq came off the bench at halftime to score a debut-day goal for Real Sociedad in their [1-1] Spanish La Liga draw against Atletico Madrid.
The Nigerian striker has scored in the Third consecutive Laliga match this season. His lone strike salvaged a point for La Real against Los colchoneros.
Josh Maja (Bordeaux - French Ligue 2)
Maja was instrumental in Bordeaux Match Day 5 win Over Paris FC, The Nigerian played 83 minutes before being subbed off. He scored a hattrick and created a chance to lead his side to an impressive away victory.
Bordeaux currently sits on top of the table, as Josh took his tally to 4 goals this season.
James Adeniyi (Tuzlaspor - Turkish TFF 1 Lig)
The 29-year-old striker scored a brace to secure Tuzlaspor's big home win against Büyükşehir. Adeniyi featured for 82 minutes before he was replaced after an impressive performance.
Alex Iwobi (Everton - English Premier League)
The in-form Everton midfielder continued his wonderful performance as he featured for Frank Lampard-led side in the Merseyside Derby. He played the full match as the game ended in a goalless draw.
Iwobi created one chance and completed one tackle. The Nigerian remain important to Everton's Frank Lampard.
Calvin Bassey (AFC Ajax - Dutch Eredivisie)
Calvin Bassey played the full match as Ajax thrashed SC Cambuur 4-0. The Nigerian defender provides an assist and kept a clean sheet in a good display, as his team cruised to a big home win.
Leon Balogun (QPR - English EFL Championship)
Leon Balogun made his QPR debut as they fall to a narrow defeat against Swansea. He featured for 8 minutes and had two successful tackles.
Victor Osimhen (Napoli - Italian Serie A)
The Nigeria forward feature in Napoli hard fought 2-1 over Lazio away from home. He played the full match. Although, Osimhen was unlucky not to be on the score sheet he had an impressive match and was instrumental in the win.
Olakunle Olusegun (FC Krasnodar - Russian Premier League)
Olakunle Olusegun continued his fine start to the season with a goal and an assist in FC Krasnodar's Russian Premier League 2-1 victory over FC Sochi.
He scored his third goal of the season and his Club is currently in 2nd place in the Russian premier league.
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