A round-up of the performances of Nigerian players in the qualifiers of of the UEFA Champions League and Europa League on Wednesday.
Ten-man Istanbul Basaksehir fell 1-0 to Olympiacos. Nigeria U23 skipper Azubuike Okechukwu was a second half substitute in the Champions League qualifier.
At the Ljudski vrt Stadion, Rosenberg picked up a 3-1 win against Maribor.
Samuel Adegbenro aka “Nigerian Neymar” and Babajide Dabid logged 90 minutes each for the Norwegian outfit. The former was booked in the 23rd minute.
Swiss international Noah Okafor hopped off the bench for Basel who lost 2-1 to LASK.
Yusuf Otubanjo wasn’t dressed by the Austrian team.
Former Golden Eaglets playmaker Rabiu Ibrahim was named in the Slovan Bratislava 18-man squad to face Dundalk but watched the game from the bench.