Nigeria stars started their campaign in the Europa league group stage with some encouraging results. Efe Ambrose was in action for Celt...
Efe Ambrose was in action for Celtic as they played a 2-2 draw at Ajax Amsterdam. Ambrose was a 69th minute substitute for the Scottish champions when he replaced Mikael Lustig.
Eagles midfielder Ogenyi Onazi played full game for Lazio in their 1-1 draw at Dnipro. His compatriot Michael Babatunde was not listed.
In Denmark, Nigeria U23 invitee Paul Onuachu featured for FC Midtjylland in a 1-0 win over Legia Warsaw.
An 81st minute substitute, Onuachu made sure his team got the three points at stake when he made a timely clearance in the concluding minutes from a dangerous cross.
Elderson Echiejile was in action for Monaco in a 1-1 draw at Anderlecht. The left back, who was cautioned in the 45th minute, lasted for an hour before he gave way to El Shaarawy.
Ezekiel Imoh was an 87th minute substitute for the Belgian club Anderlecht when he came on for Youri Tielemans. Kehinde Fatai's Czech Republic team drew 1-1 with hosts Asteras Tripoli in Greece.