Nigeria U23 star David Okereke has rediscovered his touch in front of goal in Belgium after he last scored for Club Brugge in August, while Super Falcons captain Asisat Oshoala extended her scoring form in fifth straight with Barcelona Ladies in Spain.
Young Nigeria striker ended the regular season in Lithuania with 14 goals in 24 matches after his team FK Riteriai trounced FC Panevezys 4-0. He was the second top scorer in the league, which will now move into the championship playoffs with Moffi’s club seeking to snatch a slot in the UEFA Europa League again.
The Golden Eaglets skipper was the Man of the Match as Nigeria fought from behind to beat Hungary 4-2 to get off to a winning start in the FIFA U17 World Cup in Brazil. Tijani will be expected to continue to lead the Eaglets as they aim for a sixth record-extending World Cup triumph.
The Super Falcons captain remains unstoppable in Spain after she scored twice for Barcelona Ladies to win 4-0 at Real Madrid. She has now scored in five straight games and Barcelona are top of the table.
The AS Roma loanee was on target for Partizan Belgrade to thrash FK Spartak Subotica 4-0. The win has thus shot Partizan to fourth of the standings in Serbia. The 22-year-old Sadiq has now netted six goals in nine league appearances.
The former Abuja Football College star is back to scoring ways when he drew Club Brugge level at home against closest rivals Standard Liege. His last goal in the league before now was in August and he now has five goals with Club Brugge still top of the standings in the regular season.