Nigerian pair of Riliwan Hassan and Paul Onuachu were both on target for Midtjylland who defeated AC Horsens 3-1.
Hassan opened scoring in the 12th minute before Onuachu wrapped up the win in stoppage time. The goal was Hassan’s second league goal in ten games while for Onuachu it was his 11th league goal of the season.
In the Segunda Division, Francis Uzoho conceded his sixth goal of the season in action for Elche who spanked Rayo Majadahonda 3-1. The win was Elche’s first in their last seven games.
Uzoho has kept three clean sheets in five league starts and has conceded seven goals.
Elche move to 14th on the log with 20 points from 18 games.
Ramon Azeez played all 90 minutes for CD Lugo who forced Almeria to a 1-1 draw on Sunday. It as his ninth appearance of the season.
Super Eagles winger Samuel Chukwueze played for 86 minutes in Villarreal’s 2-2 draw away at SD Huesca.
The 19 year old Nigerian international was replaced for Javi Fuego. Chukwueze has made six La Liga Santander appearances for the Yellow Submarines.
Moses Simon was an unused substitute for Levante who lost 5-0 at home to Barcelona.
Efe Ambrose posted an outstanding performance for Hibernian who defeated his former team Celtic 2-0. Ambrose who is Nigeria’s most consistent defender has made 18th starts in the Scottish Premier League.