All Baller Zone look at the biggest performing Nigerians in the world of football over the weekend, including the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL), and below are the selected Naija superstars.
Chinonso Okonkwo | The former Enyimba midfielder was in fine form as he became the hero for Lobi Stars, who as they came from behind to beat Jigawa Golden Stars 2-1. Okonkwo scored the two goals for the Makurdi based side to push them into the half of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) table.
Anayo Iwuala | The new Super Eagles forward continued with his impressive form, as he produced yet another superb display as Enyimba fought back to beat Algerian side, ES Setif in the CAF Confederation’s Cup matchday 3 group game. He provided the assist for Tosin Omoyele’s winner, by taking on five Setif players with his lovely quick feet.
Simy Nwankwo | The Naija World Cup star is lighting up the Serie A with his goal. In Crotone’s 4-3 loss to Victor Osimhen’s Napoli, the Nigerian scored 2 of the 3 goals for his side, and he has now moved up to 4th on the top scorers’ chart for the season for the Italian league.