With Moses Simon aka Nigerian Ronaldo, Tammy Abraham, Alex Iwobi, Moses Simon, Wilfred Ndidi and Ramon Azeez showing great form, Futbalgalore.com selects the Nigerian team of the week.
Our Team of the Week will see a 3-5-2 formation deployed. Let us know your thoughts!
Francis Uzoho – Omonia Nicosia
Absolutely fundamental saves, to denying the opposing team on countless occasions.
Jamilu Collins – Paderborn
Annihilated Wolfsburg forwards in constant anticipation and a lot of care in positioning. Crucial performance in a 1-1 draw that was pure oxygen for Paderborn.
Stephen Eze – Lokomotiv Plovdiv
Always a step ahead of the Botev Plovdiv strikers, giving no space and time to a player. He also scored.
Ola Aina – Torino
Torino’s main threat came down his side, but the former Chelsea defender confirmed once again how his transformation is being almost perfect against Atalanta.
Wilfred Ndidi – Leicester City
A constant train at the middle of the park, from solid defending to regular attacking. Wherever he plays, he is central to the Foxes.
Ramon Azeez – Granada
His first goal of the season is a real gems, an exquisite strike. The icing on the cake of a fantastic performance.
Abubakar Aliyu – Hamarkameratene
The perfect performance with a goal and assist, as well as an overall man of the match performance, a constant threat on the flank.
Moses Simon – Nantes
A trademark assist against Montpellier, and what an assist it was: quality and brilliance to give Nantes the three points.
Alex Iwobi – Everton
A super goal: all Everton needed to win yet another game and take another three points.
Simy – Crotone
Goals number 1 and 2 in Serie B for Crotone, and the class in both of them at Spezia was immense: two beauties to give Crotone the win.
Tammy Abraham – Chelsea
The perfect strike for the opener and the great effort for the winner. Chelsea needed to find a leader, Tammy Abraham can be just the one.