By James Agberebi:
Nigerian forward Imoh Ezekiel scored the only goal as Anderlecht beat Kortrijk 1-0 in the Belgian league on Thursday.
Ezekiel scored in the 51st minute to give Anderlecht the win.
He was later replaced by Matias Suarez with 10 minutes to go.
In the English Championship, Nigerian midfielder, Hope Akpan, was in action as Blackburn beat Leeds 2-0 at Elland Road.
Akpan featured for 90 minutes in the match.
In the Russian Cup, Lukman Haruna was an unused substitute for Anzhi in their 3-1 loss to FC Krasnodar.
In another Russian Cup game, one-cap Super Eagles midfielder, Izunna Uzochukwu, was in action as Amkar Perm defeated Locomotiv Moscow 1-0.