Round Up of Nigerian goal scorers around the World

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We continue with our weekly roundup of Nigerian goal scorers abroad.Turkey recorded the highest number of  goals from Nigerians with as many as 6 goals from Nigerian boots.


Chuks Aneke scored the only goal of the game as his side beat Crewe Alexandra  beat Crawley Town in a league one fixture. The 20 year old midfielder is on loan from Arsenal.


Osariemen Giulio Ebagua scored the winner for  Spezia in their 2-1 away win against Reggina in the Serie B


Emmanuel Emenike scored a goal and assisted another as Fenerbahce forced Besikats to a 3-3 draw on Saturday.Emenike has now scored 5 goals in twelve appearance for Fenerbahce.  Compatriot Michael Eneramo was an unused substitute for Besiktas in the game.

Taye Taiwo scored from the spot to help Bursaspor get a 2-1 victory over Elazigspor on Friday. Taiwo has scored 2 goals in the league this season.

Former Olympic Team captain Isaac Promise scored his 1st goal of the season for Antalyaspor in a  3-0 away win over Sivasspor.Sivasspor had John Utaka on for 90 minutes.

Another Nigerian who netted his 1st goal in Turkey was Godfrey Oboabana but the defender went from hero to villain as his scored an own goal to hand the points at stake to Konyaspor  who emerged 2-1 winners over Çaykur Rizespor.

The 2nd Division match between Mersin Idmanyurdu and Samsunspor saw 3 goals from two Nigerians. Former U20 Nigerian striker Aminu Umar scored a brace for Samsunspor  but it was Super Eagles Midfielder Raheem Lawal that grabbed the headlines as his 90th minute goal gave Mersin Idmanyurdu a 5-4 win over Samsunspor. Mersin also had former youth team captain Nduka Ozukwo in action for the entire duration of the game.

Gideon Adinoy Sani scored in the 4th minute for TAV┼×ANLI LINYITSPOR also in the League one but it was not enough as his side lost 1-2 to Denizlispor. Compatriots ┬áAkeem Agbetu and Dele Olorundare were also in action for TAV┼×ANLI LINYITSPOR on the night.


Rising star Michael Olaitan scored for Olympiakos in their 3-0 victory over Ergotelis. Olaitan has scored 3 goals in all competition this season.


Yero Bello was on target for ASHDOD in their 1-0 victory over BEITAR JERUSALEM.Compatroit Juwon Oshaniwa was on from start to finish in the game for Ashdod.


Ogba kalu scored the only goal of the game for SPORTING GOA who defeated   SALGAOCAR 1-0.

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