CM - Joe Aribo (Rangers FC, 2 Goals) (STAR OF THE WEEK)

Nigerian Team of the Week (Nov 6 - 9 2020)

Victor Osimhen leads the line.
Maduka Okoye's impressive performance earns him a spot in goal.
Joe Aribo is the STAR of the week.

See the full Team of the Week below.


With over 90 players in action, and a lot of impressive performances across Europe, here is the Nigerian Team of the Week for November 6th to November 9th, 2020.

A team of the best Nigerian performers from around the world.

Nigerian Team of the Week (Nov 6 - 9 2020)
Nigerian Team of the Week (Nov 6 - 9 2020)

NIGERIAN TEAM OF THE WEEK (NOV 6-9 2020)

GK - Maduka Okoye (Sparta Rotterdam, Clean Sheet)
The 20-year old goalkeeper was impressive and kept a clean sheet in goal as Sparta Rotterdam recorded a away victory in the Dutch Eredivisie.

RWB - Tyronne Ebuehi (FC Twente)
One of the more consistent Nigerian defenders in Europe. Ekpolo played well, completing 84% of his passes and making 7 successful tackles in BK Hacken's 1-1 Allsvenskan draw.

CB - Semi Ajayi (West Brom)
The Super Eagles centre-back was impressive in the heart of defence for West Brom as they fell to a late defeat vs Tottenham Hotspur.

CB - Leon Balogun (Rangers FC, Clean Sheet)
Seemingly back to his best under the stewardship of Steven Gerrard, Leon Balogun was solid again in defence as Rangers FC picked up an Scottish Premiership victory.

CB - Leon Balogun (Rangers FC, Clean Sheet)
CB - Leon Balogun (Rangers FC, Clean Sheet)

CB - William Troost-Ekong (Watford, 1 Goal)
Super Eagles vice-captain, William Troost-Ekong scored his first goal for Watford in their dramatic EFL Championship victory. Click HERE to watch the goal.

LWB - Jamilu Collins (SC Paderborn, Clean Sheet)
Jamilu Collins was impressive for SC Paderborn as they won comfortably in the German 2. Bundesliga.


CM - Hamed Sholaja (Eskisehirspor, 2 Assists)
The 20-year old midfielder assisted both goals for Sunday Alimi in Eskisehirspor's Turkish TFF 1 Lig win.

CM - Joe Aribo (Rangers FC, 2 Goals) (STAR OF THE WEEK)
2 goals for Joe Aribo in Rangers FC's smashing of Hamilton Academical in the Scottish Premiership. He is our best Nigerian performer of the week. Click HERE to watch the goals.

CM - Joe Aribo (Rangers FC, 2 Goals) (STAR OF THE WEEK)
CM - Joe Aribo (Rangers FC, 2 Goals) (STAR OF THE WEEK)

LF - Sunday Alimi (Eskisehirspor, 2 Goals)
21-year old striker, Sunday Alimi scored both goals in Eskisehirspor's comfortable Turkish TFF 1 Lig victory.

ST - Victor Osimhen (SSC Napoli, 1 Goal)
Victor Osimhen scored his second goal of the season for SSC Napoli in their Italian Seria A victory over Bologna. A confidence booster for the 21-year old ahead of the international break.

Victor Osimhen goal vs Bologna
Victor Osimhen goal vs Bologna

RF - Muyiwa Olabiran (Olimpik Donetsk, 1 Goal & 1 Assist)
The 22-year old was impressive for Olimpik Donetsk. He scored one and assisted another as they came from two goals behind to earn a Ukrainian premier league draw.

What do you think of the team ? Who missed out? Who was your best performer ?
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