Victor Osimhen Opens Champions League Goal Account, Peter Olayinka Fires Blank


A couple of Nigerian Players were in action for their respective clubs on match day two fixtures of this year UEFA Champions league group stage games played yesterday.

Paul Onachu was an unused substitute for Genk in their goalless fixture at their home ground, Luminus Arena against Napoli

Super Eagles new invitee for Nigeria vs Brazil match in Singapore later this month, Peter Olayinka failed to find the back of the net In front his home game as Slavia Prague lost 0-2 to German side Dortmund at the Sinobo Stadium.

Nigeria international and bronze medalist at last AFCON, Victor Osimhen scored his debut champions league goal in the 33rd minutes for Lille to cancelled another Nigerian goal in colour of Chelsea, Tammy Abraham. Lille eventually bowed to Frank Lampard tutored side by 1-2.

Ebuehi Tyrone was missing in action in his Benfica side 3-1 away loss to Zenith St Petersburg at the Gazprom Arena.

Olaleye Idowu


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