By Emmanuel Okogba
Below is a list of the ten best performing Nigerian players abroad for the weekend of 15/01-17/01
Simeon Tochukwu Nwankwo (Crotone – Italy)
The towering forward grabbed a brace as his side ran out 4-1 winners over Benevento.
Fejiri Okenabirhie (Doncaster Rovers – England)
Scored both goals as his side defeated Swindon Town 1-2 on the road.
Umar Sadiq (Almeria – Spain)
The former Olympic Eagles forward found the back of the net twice in Alemria’s 5-0 demolition of Alaves in the Copa del Rey.
Wilfred Ndidi (Leicester City – England)
Ndidi was on for all 90 minutes as Leicester City beat Southampton 2-0 to move into 3rd position on the Premier League table
Bright Enobakhare (SC East Bengal – India)
Enobakhare helped his new side share the points against Kerala Blasters in the Indian Super League. It ended 1-1.
Joe Aribo (Rangers – Scotland)
Aribo’s Rangers drew 1-1 with Motherwell as they continued in their bid to win the Scottish League for the first time since the 2010/11 season.
Semi Ajayi (West Brom – England)
The Super Eagles defender scored the equaliser before his side shocked Wolverhampton Wanderers 2-3 on the road. The goal was Ajayi’s second of the season in the Premier League.
Joe Obi (Chievo Verona – Italy)
The former Super Eagles midfielder played a part role in Verona’s 2-1 win against Virtus Entella.
Babajide David (Hatayspor – Turkey)
Babajide helped Hatayspor secure a 2-0 win to move up to 5th in the Turkish Super Lig before he was substituted in the 97th.
Ola Aina (Fulham – England)
Aina saw 83 minutes of action against Chelsea but could not help his side from falling to a 1-0 defeat at home.