Serie A: Lookman makes Team of the Week for second consecutive matchday
Atalanta winger Ademola Lookman has been included in the Serie A Team of the Week for the second consecutive matchday.
Lookman starred as La Dea battled to a thrilling 3-3 draw against Juventus at the Allianz Stadium last weekend.
The Nigerian international scored twice and provided an assist in the encounter.
Lookman also scored a brace in each of his two previous outings for Gian Piero Gasperini’s side.
The 25-year-old has so far scored 11 goals in 18 outings for Atalanta this season.
He is second on the top scorer’s chart in Serie A behind his compatriot Victor Osimhen, who has 13 goals.
NPFL board confirms single fixture for matchday one
On matchday one of the 2023–24 season, there will only be the opening game of the Nigeria Professional Football League in Ibadan.At the Lekan Salami Stadium in Ibadan, Plateau United and Shooting Stars will square off.The chairman of the NPFL, Gbenga Elegbeleye, disclosed that the decision is consistent with the tradition established last season.He added that the decision was necessitated by the Super Eagles match on Sunday, September 10, in Uyo.“Remember that last...
Osimhen makes Champions League Team of the Week
Since Victor Osimhen played well for Napoli, he has been named to the UEFA Champions League Team of the Week.Osimhen scored Napoli’s first goal in the 2-0 win against Eintracht Frankfurt at the Deutsche Bank Stadium on Tuesday.It was the Nigerian international’s second goal in four league outings for the Partenopei in the competition this season.The 24-year-old had another goal ruled out for offside in the game.Osimhen’s teammates, Hirving Lozano, Kim Min-Jae, Giova...
Iheanacho makes Premier League Team of the Week
Leicester City forward Kelechi Iheanacho has been included in the Premier League Team of the Week.Iheanacho scored once and provided two assists in Leicester City’s 4-2 away win at Aston Villa last Saturday.It was the 26-year-old’s second goal in 15 league outings for the Foxes this season.It was the first time he would be included in the Team of the Week this season.Iheanacho was also named Man of the Match after the game.He is the only Leicester City player includ...
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