Nigerians Stars To Watch Out For As Europa League Return
Europe’s biggest club competition, the Europa League returns today. The competition is starting late than usual because of the delayed end to last season’s competitions. It’s just over two months since Sevilla outsmart Inter Milan to clinch the league trophy, Reel Radio reports.
Leading Nigeria’s contingent in the Europa League is Victor Osimhen. Victor Osimhen’s Napoli welcoming AZ Alkmaar to Italy in one of the early kick off.
In other matches two Nigerian Samuel Chukwueze and Kayode Olanrewaju will go head to head when Villarreal hosts Sivasspor at the Estadio de la Ceramica.
It will be another battle between two Nigerian brothers in Greece when Anderson Esiti’s PAOK welcomes Shehu Abdullahi’s Omonia Nicosia.
Injured Wilfred Ndidi will be absent but his brother Kelechi Iheanacho will be much more available when Leicester City welcomes Zorya to the King Power Stadium in England.
Dinamo Zagreb with Iyayi Atiemwen will battle for the 3 points against Feyenoord while Leke James will look to help Molde FC get pass Dundalk in Ireland.
Peter Olayinka and Slavia Prague travels to Isreal to face Hapoel Beer Sheva and in Netherland Noni Madueke’s PSV welcomes Ramon Azeez’s Granada. Ramon Azeez out of the clash due to injury.
Ejike’s CSKA Moscow face Wolfsberger AC in a late fixture and Kevin Akpoguma and Hoffenheim will take on FK Crvena Zvezda in another late fixture.