Futbalgalore.com brings you a comprehensive update on how Nigerian players performed in the UEFA Europa League qualifiers on Thursday.
Debutant John Obi Mikel picked a booking and lasted 45 minutes for Trabzonspor in their 2-2 draw with Sparta Prague. Anthony Nwakaema played 74 minutes for the Turkish side.
Kyrian Nwoko enjoyed 61 minutes for Valleta as they lost 5-1 to Astana.
Tosin Ayegun logged the entire duration for Ventspils in their 3-0 defeat to Vitoria de Guimaraes. Mikel Agu wasn’t listed for the game.
Chinedu Obasi was missing in AIK’s 2-1 win at FC Sheriff.
Haugesund striker Ibrahim Shuaibu was named in the starting line up but his team lost 1-0 to PSV.
Leke James held his own upfront for Molde who defeated Aris Thessaloniki 3-0. Brown Ideye was in action for the Greeks.
Former Rangers International striker Chikeluba Ofoedu was on target for Maccabi Tel Aviv in their 2-1 loss to Suduva.
Glasgow Rangers deservedly beat Midtjylland 4-2.
Joe Aribo scored in the colours of the Scottish side while Franka Onyeka registered his name on the score sheet for Midtjylland.
Sheyi Ojo cameoed for Rangers, Ayo Simon Okosun was benched.
Bright Edomwonyi lasted 68 minutes for Austria Wien in their 2-1 to Apollon Limassol.
Lanky striker Sadiq Umar opened his goal account for Partizan Belgrade who humbled Yeni Malatyaspor 3-1.
Stephen Eze played the entirety as 10-man Lokomotiv Plovdiv succumbed to a 1-0 home loss to Strasbourg.