—Taye Taiwo, Oboabona, Lawal In Action
By James Agberebi:
Super Eagles invitee, Anthony Ujah, was in action for Werder Bremen but failed to find the back of the net despite posting an impressive performance as they beat visiting Borussia Moenchengladbach 2-1.
Ujah who played for 90 minutes against Moenchengladbach, opened his Bundesliga goal account last weekend against Hertha
Berlin in a 1-1 draw.
Aron Johannson and Jannik Vestergaard were on target for Bremen while Lars Stindl got Moenchengladbach’s consolation.
Nigerian duo of Godfrey Oboabona and Raheem Lawal were in action for Rizespor and Eskisehirspor respectively in a game which
Both players saw 90 minutes of action while Lawal was yellow-carded in the 75th minute.
In the Netherlands, Abiola Dauda was on target for Vitesse in their 4-1 win against Bartholomew Ogbeche’s Cambuur.
Dauda was later replaced by Chelsea on-loan player, Dominic Solanke, who also scored in added time.
Former Flying Eagles skipper, Abduljeleel Ajagun, was an unused substitute, as Panathinaikos thrashed Kalloni 4-0 in the Greek
In Finland, Nigerian defender, Taye Taiwo, was in action for HJK Helsinki in their 1-0 away loss to Ilves. Taiwo saw 90
minutes of action.
Also in Finland, Rovaniemi striker William Oluremi John featured for 90 minutes in the club’s 2-0 away loss to Inter Turku in the Finish Veikkausliiga round of 26 matches.
Rovaniemi are now third on the log with 43 points.
In the Swedish league, Dickson Etuhu, was in action for AIK in their 1-0 win against John Owoeri’s Atvidaberg. Owoeri
was booked on 35 minutes.