Nwakaeme marks home debut with a brace
Anthony Nwakaeme in just his second appearance for Trabzonspor proved what a good idea it was for the Turkish club to move for his signature. Two goals and an assist were what the 29-year-old provided as defending league champions, Galatasaray, was put to the sword 4-0. His second in first half added time showed composure and ball skills that confounded Gala’s defenders before his low shot beat Fernando Muslera, in goal for Galatasaray.
Onazi gets his first of the season
Ogenyi Onazi got the ball rolling at the Medical Park Stadyumu last Saturday as his sweet drive from the edge of the box gave the home team the lead on three minutes. It was the 25-year-old’s first goal in his fourth league game.
Uncapped Denis nets 2nd league goal
Uncapped Nigerian forward, Emmanuel Dennis in the second consecutive league game last Friday as Club Brugge thrashed Zulte-Waregem 5-2 away from home. The 20-year-old scored with a header from a corner kick in the 37th minute but he had to be taken in the 44th minute. Club Brugge are top of the Belgian league with 16 points from six matches.
Iheanacho scores first goal of the season
After hitting the post and his header saved in the first half of the Carabao Cup tie against Fleetwood, the Nigerian opened his season account with a neat finish between the goalkeeper’s legs 40 seconds into the second half.
Success gets first goal in 597 days
Isaac Success is back and in form. The 22-year-old who has been missing in action since he joined Watford from Granada in 2016 scored his first goal in 597 days in the 2-0 win away over Reading. His goal was taken with a neat control past the goalkeeper and the finish into an open net.