Onuachu remains unstoppable in Turkey; Osimhen, Olusegun, Payne, Durosinmi rain down goals

Onuachu remains unstoppable in Turkey; Osimhen, Olusegun, Payne, Durosinmi rain down goals

  • On Saturday, EaglesTracker followed 139 different matches
  • That could potentially feature Nigerian footballers
  • From 75 different leagues around the world
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CZECH REPUBLIC

Abdullahi Tanko scored his fifth goal in ten games to give Baník Ostrava the lead on their way to a convincing [0-3] victory at Sigma Olomouc.

Adeleke Akinyemi helped Karviná end their poor losing streak as he scored in their brilliant [5-2] triumph over Slovan Liberec.

Rafiu Durosinmi continued his excellent form that has resulted in seven goals in his last six games, as he scored Viktoria Plzen's only goal in their [2-1] defeat against Sparta Prague.

ENGLAND

In the Championship, Joe Aribo played the last few minutes of Southampton's impressive [3-1] victory over Leeds United.

FRANCE

In the French Women's Division, Oluwatosin Demehin was a rock-solid presence in defence for Stade de Reims as they battled to a goalless draw away to Guingamp.

Demehin's compatriot Rofiat Imuran was a second-half substitute for the visitors.

Regina Otu fired in her first goal of the season to hand Saint-Étienne an early advantage in their hard-fought [1-1] draw with Montpellier.

GERMANY

Victor Boniface was uncharacteristically kept quiet at Mainz, but Bayer Leverkusen still strolled to an impressive [0-3] win.

ITALY

Manager Rudi Garcia started Victor Osimhen among the substitutes for the first time this season, but the Super Eagles striker came off the bench to net Napoli's second goal in their commanding [4-0] victory away to Lecce.

At the San Siro, two second-half goals from Christian Pulisic and Noah Okafor propelled AC Milan to a straightforward [2-0] victory over Lazio.

Samuel Chukwueze replaced Pulisic in the 82nd minute for his fifth league appearance of the former Serie A champions.

JAPAN

In the J2 League, Peter Utaka came off the substitute bench to supply the assist to Ventforet Kofu's winning goal in the team's [2-1] win over Mito Hollyhock.

RUSSIA

Olakunle Olusegun opened his goal account for the season as he netted the second goal eleven minutes after coming on as a substitute in Krasnodar's excellent [0-2] away victory at Rubin Kazan.

SAUDI ARABIA

Summer signing Saviour Godwin notched his first goal for Al Akhdoud to lift them to a thrilling [1-2] win at Al Raed in the Saudi Pro League.

SPAIN

In the Primera División Femenina, Atletico Madrid forced Levante to a [1-1] draw at the Ciudad Deportiva de Buñol, with Rasheedat Ajibade featuring for the last 13 minutes.

At the Estadio Nuevo Los Cármenes, Edna Imade and Granada fell to a disappointing [1-2] home loss against Eibar.

Toni Payne scored Sevilla's consolation in their embarrassing [1-5] defeat against visiting Madrid at the Estadio Jesús Navas.

TURKEY

Paul Onuachu scored for the third consecutive match to propel Trabzonspor to a narrow [2-1] win at home to Pendikspor in the Turkish Super Lig.

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