By James Agberebi:
Super Eagles defender, Leon Balogun, was in action for Mainz 05 as they defeated his former club Darmstadt 3-2 away in their Bundesliga clash on Friday night.
Balogun was introduced for Yoshinori Muto with seven minutes left on the clock.
Stefan Bell, Yunus Malli and Pablo De Blasi scored for Mainz, while Marcel Keller and Marco Sailer netted for Darmstadt.
In France, Lille, without Vincent Enyeama who recently lost his mother, secured a 2-0 home win against Montpellier.
Sofiane Boufal and Djibril Sidibe were the scorers for Lille.
Nigerian striker, Joseph Akpala, was introduced for Gohi Bi Cyriac in the 78th minute in Oostende’s 2-0 win against visiting Lokeren.
In the Swedish league, former junior international, John Owoeri, who saw 90 minutes action, was on the losing side as his team Aatvidaberg were beaten 3-0 at home by Hammarby.