Round up of Nigerian players that found the net for their respective clubs in matches across Europe on Wednesday, September 20.
At the Amsterdam ArenA, where Ajax Amateurs entertained Eredivisie side FC Utrecht, Super Eagles hopeful Cyriel Dessers performed well, scoring his fifth and sixth goals of the season in the 8th and 23rd minute in a 6-0 win.
The former Belgium U21 invitee was substituted in the 46th minute.
Elsewhere, ex-Nigerian schoolboy Dennis Bonaventure netted a pair of goals for Club Brugge in their 5-1 rout of Roeselare in the Beker Van Belgie. The striker opened the scoring in the fifth minute and put Brugge 3-0 up on the half-hour mark.
Henry Onyekuru netted the lone goal in Anderlecht’s 1-0 win at Westerlo, the Everton loanee struck after 66 minutes.
Still in Belgium, Liverpool loanee Taiwo Awoniyi tallied his third goal of the season after 27 minutes in Royal Excel Mouscron’s 3-1 win over Tubize at Stade Le Canonnier.
John Chibuike was part of the Samsunspor squad that lost on penalties to Ankara Demirspor in the Cup. The attacking midfielder netted the equalizer (3-3) in the 88th minute to take the game to extra time.
Donatus Edafe wrote his name on the score-sheet in the 84th and 87th minute in Gorica’s 3-0 thrashing of Sampion Celje in the Slovenian Cup.
In the Kazakhstan Premier League, former Norway U20 international Chuma Anene netted his third goal in four matches as Kairat Almaty thrashed Ordabasy Shymkent 5-1.