Super Eagles Watch: Brown Ideye gets brace, Olarenwaju scores 14th goal

Brown Ideye has 9 goals in 10 League games
By Samuel Omaenikun

It was a weekend of wonderful footballing action from Nigerians all across the globe as Victor Moses continued to break new grounds with his Chelsea side, while Ideye just did not stop scoring in the Greek league.

Brown Ideye was in superlative form, bagging a brace as Olympiacos crushed away side, Levadiakos by 4 goals to nothing.

Ideye was taken off in the 77minute.

Victor Moses played all 90 minutes as Chelsea extended their winning streak to eight games with a 3-1 win over Manchester City at the Ethiad Stadium on Saturday.

It was Moses’ 13th English Premier League match of the season. The game also saw Kelechi Iheanacho make his first appearance for Manchester City after five weeks.

Victor Anichebe made his sixth start for Sunderland who recorded their third win of the season with a hard fought 2-1 win over Leicester City who paraded Ahmed Musa for 18 minutes.

Alex Iwobi was handed a cameo appearance as Arsenal smashed West Ham 5-1. The game was Iwobi's 10th of the campaign.

Super Eagles striker Odion Ighalo came on as a second half substitute for Watford who suffered defeat away to West Bromwich Albion at the Hawthorns
Ighalo, who extended his goal drought to ten games this season, came on for Juan Camilo Zuniga in the 77th minute in what was his 13th Premier League appearance.

Isaac Success was an unused substitute in the encounter having missed the last five weeks due to a hamstring injury.

Sone Aluko scored his fourth goal of the season for Fulham who spanked Reading 5-0.

Uche Agbo played for 77 minutes in Granada's 2-1 win over Sevilla.

He was replaced by Javi Moreno Marquez in his 10th appearance this season.

Vincent Enyeama kept his fifth clean sheet for Lillie who defeated Bordeaux by a lone goal.  Enyeama has been in goal for Lillie in all Ligue 1 games this season.

Leon Balogun was on from start to finish as Mainz 05 was beaten by champions Bayern Munich in an entertaining encounter. Full time score was Mainz 1 Bayern Munich 3.

Nigerian versatile player Oghenekaro Etebo was on display for the entire game but could do nothing to stop his team Feirense from sinking at home to Arouca two goals to nothing.

Moses Simon was an 86rd minute substitute as his side Gent held home team Westerlo to a scoreless draw.

At the other part of town Nigerian Onyinye Ndidi had a day to forget as his team were beaten at home despite first taking the lead early on, he was on for the full game it finished Genk 1 - 2 Lokeren.

Anthony Bassey and Henry Chukwuemeka Onyekuru were on from start to finish but that didn't stop AS EUPEN from losing by a goal to nothing away to KV Mechelen

Olarenwaju has 14 goals this season
FK Austria Wien forward, Kayode Olanrewaju scored his 14th goal of the season in the Austrian top flight in Saturday 's 2-0 win over Admira Wacker Moedling,

Olanrewaju struck in the 70th minute for Austria Wien's first goal before Raphael Holzhauser sealed the win from the spot with six minutes left to play.

Emem Eduok got the only goal for Kasimpasa as they were narrowly beaten by Galatasaray by 2 goals to 1. Emem was taken off in the 68minute.

Aminu Lawal was an unused substitute as his team Osmanlispor FK  won 2 - 1  to beat Karabukspor.
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