Here is Futbalgalore.com’s wrap of the performance dossier of Nigerian players abroad last weekend;
Victor Moses wasn’t listed by Chelsea who drew 0-0 at home to Everton.
Winger Ademola Lookman played in the second half for the Toffees.
A late rally from Arsenal helped them to a 1-1 draw against Wolverhampton Wanderers at the Emirates Stadium on Sunday.
Alex Iwobi, one of the starters against Sporting in midweek, took over from Henrikh Mkhitaryan on the right of Arsenal’s three-man attacking midfield
Cardiff City delivered the goods with a 2-1 victory over 10-man Brighton & Hove Albion.
Super Eagles defender Leon Balogun was bench for the entire duration of the game.
At the King Power Stadium, the duo of Wilfred Ndidi and Kelechi Iheanacho played their parts in Leicester City’s 0-0 draw at home to Burnley. Iheanacho picked up a booking in the game.
Striker Isaac Success featured for the entirety of the match as Watford forced Southampton to a 1-1 draw.
In the English championship, Sammy Ameobi couldn’t rescue Bolton Wanderers from falling 1-0 to Swansea City.
At the Pride Park, Tammy Abraham was on song as Aston Villa thrashed Derby County 3-0.
Oghenekaro Etebo played for 76 minutes in Stoke City’s 0-0 draw against Nottingham Forest.
Eberechi Eze contributed his quota to QPR’s 3-2 win over Brentford.
Reading and Ipswich Town shared the spoils in a four-goal thriller. Some Aluko and Tayo Edun were benched by their respective teams.
Blackburn Rovers and Rotherham United played out a 1-1 draw. Utility player Semi Ajayi showed quality at the middle of the park.
Former FC Cologne striker Anthony Ujah wasn’t considered for action in Mainz 05’s 3-1 victory over Freiburg.
Jamilu Collins played in the exciting 4-4 draw between Paderborn and Holstein Kiel at the Benteler-Arena.
Former Flying Eagles striker Sulaimon Abdullahi created an assist for Union Berlin who walloped Greuther Fuerth 4-0.
Joel Obi found the back of the net for Chievo Verona in their pulsating 2-2 draw against Bologna.
Orji Okwonkwo didn’t get game time at Bologna.
At the Stadio Olimpico Grande, Super Eagles defender Ola Aina played the full 90 minutes for Torino who lost 2-1 to Parma.
Defender William Troost Ekong was part of the Udinese team that was beaten 2-1 by Empoli.
Simeon Nwankwo got a goal and an own goal as Crotone lost 2-1 to Perugia Calcio Spa.
Perugia Calcio Spa got their heads in front thanks to a Valerio Verre strike. It was a fine assist from Kingsley Michael.
Nwankwo levelled the score at 1-1 from the penalty spot. He was unlucky to have netted an own goal for Perugia’s winner.
Chidozie Awaziem didn’t make the match day squad of the FC Porto team that pipped Sporting Braga 1-0.
Samuel Chukwueze continued his roller coaster form for Villarreal who drew 2-2 at Rayo Vallecano.
Kenneth Omeruo was rock solid at the back for Leganes who drew 0-0 at Girona.
Moses Simon played a cameo for Levante in their nail biting 3-1 loss to Real Sociedad.
Alcorcon shocked Lugo 1-0 at home. Former Golden Eaglets and Flying Eagles midfielder, Ramon Azeez made the 18-man Lugo squad but didn’t get game time.
Victor Osimhen provided an assist as Sporting Charleroi fought back from a goal down to defeat Club Brugge 2-1 at the Stade du Pays de Charleroi.
At the Guldensporenstadion, second half substitute Uche Agbo made a positive contribution to Standard Liege’s 2-0 win against Kortrijk.
Imoh Ezekiel was a late entrant for Kortrijk while Abdul Ajagun was benched for the entirety of the cracker.
Chuba Akpom fired home a goal for PAOK Thessaloniki in their 2-1 win against Panetolikos.
Sylvester Igboun lasted the full match length in Ufa’s 2-0 win over Spartak Moscow.
Brian Idowu was nowhere near the bench as Lokomotive Moscow drew 0-0 at Rubin Kazan.
Former Akwa United forward Ubong Ekpai played for an hour in Viktoria Plzen’s 1-1 draw at home to Pribram.
Peter Olayinka was sharp in Slavia Prague’s 3-1 victory over Zlin.
In the Danish Superligaen, FC Midtjylland massacred Vejle Boldklub 5-0.
Big striker Ebere Paul Onuachu got on the scoresheet for the home team. Rilwan Hasaan was a second half entrant.
Nathan Oduwa played for Vejle in the match.
Emmanuel Ogude earned a booking and was subbed off in Vendsysell’s 1-0 loss to Hobro. Seyi Adekoya was a second half substitute for the away side.
Former Etoile du Sahel goalkeeper, Austin Ejide was behind the sticks for Hapoel Eran Hadera in their 2-1 loss to Maccabi Haifa.
John Ogu was impressive for Hapoel Beer Sheva who edged Beiter Jerusalem in a five-goal thriller.
Emeka Umeh and Abdul Zubairu were given minutes in Trencin’s 2-0 home loss to Zilina.
Young striker Taiwo Abdulrahman led the line in Nitra’s 2-1 loss to Slovan Bratislava.
Substitute Blessing Eleke scored and provided an assist in Luzern’s 4-1 victory over Lugano. Stanley Amuzie didn’t make the cut for the losing team.
Stephen Odey was on the losing train as Zurich lost 2-1 to Sion. He lasted 50 minutes.
Former Flying Eagles goalie Sebastine Osigwe warmed the bench for Kriens who drew 1-1 with Lausanne at the Stadion Kleinfeld.
Winger Henry Onyekuru grabbed the headline as he bagged a brace in Galatasaray’s 3-0 victory at Kayserispor.
Former Wikki Tourists star, Aminu Umar and his Rizespor teammates were at the receiving end of a 2-1 home loss to Basaksehir.
Former Dolphins and Esperance forward Emem Eduok was impressive for Kasimpasa in their 2-1 win at Bursaspor. He gave way for Bengali-Fode Koita in the 82nd minute. Shehu Abdullahi wasn’t listed by Bursaspor.
10-man Boluspor lost 2-1 at home to Denizilispor. Former Odd BK star, Chukwuma Bentley Akabueze lasted full 90 minutes for Boluspor in the game.
Former Shooting Stars and Enyimba defender Chima Akas played his part in Kalmar’s 1-0 loss against AIK. Gbenga Arokoyo wasn’t listed.
A Simon Skrabb’s 45th minute strike was all IFK Norrkoeping needed to win 1-0 at Haecken.
Former Barcelona B defender Godswill Ekpolor was in action for 90 minutes in the colours of the hosts.
Eskilsuna United drew 2-2 with Gefle. Samuel Nnamani scored a goal in the game for the former. Oke Akpoveta was thrown into the fray in the second half.
Youngster Ahmad Gero wasn’t deemed good enough to play as Joenkoepings Soedra drew 0-0 with Norrby. He watched from the bench.
Falkenbergs surprisingly lost 2-0 at home to GAIS with Chisom Egbuchulam firing blank for the promoted side.
Tosin Aiyegun found the back of the net for Ventspils who thumped FS Metta/LU 4-1.
Goalkeeper Daniel Akpeyi was brilliant for Chippa United in their 0-0 draw at Kaizer Chiefs.
Speedy forward, Ahmed Musa accounted for an assist for Al Nassr who edged Al-Ettifaq 2-1.
Striker Adeniyi James hit target in Qabala’s 3-1 loss to Qarabag. Nigerian born Swiss international Innocent Emeghara scored for the visitors.
A John Obi Mikel-less Tianjin Teda got massacred 5-1 by Guangzhou Evergrande. His side escaped relegation by whiskers.
Injured Odion Ighalo was expectedly not listed by Changchun Yatai who lost 2-0 to Dalian Yifang at the Dalian Sports Center Stadium. His team were relegated to the second tier.
Raphael Ayagwa warmed the bench for Lillestroem who drew 2-2 at Stroemsgodset.
Adeleke Akinyemi and Afeez Aremu failed to galvanise Start in their 1-0 loss to Rosenborg.
Striker Leke James grabbed a goal for Molde in their deserved 2-0 victory against Haugesund.
Chidera Ejuke provided an assist for Vaalarenga as the team picked up a 1-1 draw at Bodoe/Glimt. Sam Adekugbe was impressive in defence for the away side.
Ibrahim Shuaibu scored a consolation for Kongsvinger in their 3-1 loss to Viking as his team missed out in the race for the play offs. Usman Saleh whose Viking team gained promotion to the top tier wasn’t listed.
Charles Ezeh and Moses Ebiye were both substituted in the second half by Stroemmen who lost 1-0 at home to Aalesund.
Akinbobola Akinyemi netted a goal for Sandnes who edged Levanger 4-3.
Hamarkameratene defeated Ull/Kiss 3-1 in front of their fans. Former CHAN Eagles striker Abubakar Aliyu blanked for the home side.
Akor Adamas and Akeem Latifu featured for Sogndal in their narrow 1-0 defeat at home to Notodden.
Striker Olarenwaju Kayode replaced Junior Moraes in the 88th minute as Shakhtar Donetsk humbled Vorskla 2-0 at the Vorskla Butovsky Stadion.