ABZ looks at the biggest performing Nigerians in the world of football at the weekend, including the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) and below are the selected Naija superstars who stood out over the weekend.
Rasheedat Ajibade – The Atletico Madrid Femenino striker was the hero for the Super Falcons in their 3-3 draw against Portugal on Sunday. The former FC Robo star scored a stoppage-time equalizer to help the African champions secure a point at the 2021 WNT Summer Series in the United States of America.
Ekene Awazie – The former Remo Stars winger continued from where he left off against Kwara United, as he was played a key role in Ifeanyi Ubah United’s comeback attempt in their 4-3 loss to Wikki Tourist. They were four goals down, but he got two of the three goals scored by the Nnwei landlords.
Nazifi Yahaya – The Kano-born striker put up a match-winning performance to help Wikki Tourist extend their point difference over the relegation zone. The former CS Sfaxien and Kano Pillars scored in the space of 16 minutes to help his team secure all three points.