Lagos - News24 has a comprehensive wrap on how Nigerian
players fared abroad on Tuesday.
Champions League Qualifiers:
Nigeria international Nosa Igiebor was in full time action
for Maccabi Tel Aviv who lost 2-1 at home to Viktoria Plzen.
Former Dolphins midfielder Abduljaleel Ajagun played 45
minutes for Panathinaikos who defeated Club Brugge 2-1 at the Apostolos Nikolaidis
Injured Rilwan Hassan could not make the FC Midtjylland
squad that lost 2-1 at home to APOEL Nicosia.
Elsewhere, Kehinde Fatai grabbed a 15th minute equalizer for
Sparta Prague in their 2-2 draw at CSKA Moscow. Ahmed Musa was a full timer for
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Odion Jude Ighalo lasted 64 minutes for Watford who slipped
to a 2-1 loss at Cardiff City.
Brentford suffered a 2-1 defeat against Sky Bet League Two
Luton Town at the Kenilworth Road. Brentford utility man Moses Odubajo wasn't dressed
for the match.
Julius Adaramola scored the solitary goal for Fredrikstad
who lost 4-1 at home to Hoffenheim.
Carl Ikeme and Iorfa Junior were both in action for
Wolverhampton Wanderers who drew 2-2 with Aston Villa.
Brown Ideye came on to replace the ineffective Victor
Anichebe and scored the second goal as West Brom won 2-0 at Walsall.
John Obi Mikel and Victor Moses were second half substitutes
as Chelsea defeated European champions Barcelona 4-2 on penalties after the
match ended 2-2 at the end of regulation in Washington DC.
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