Ndidi, Pogba In Europa League Team Of The Week

Ndidi, Pogba In Europa League Team Of The Week



By James Agberebi:

Super Eagles midfield-cum-defender, Wilfred Ndidi, has been included in matchday 3 Europa League Team of the Week compiled by stat-based outfit whoscored.com.

Ndidi's inclusion in the list is connected with his brilliant performance for Genk in their 2-0 home win against Athletic Bilbao on Thursday.

Ndidi capped his outstanding performance with Genk's second goal which sealed the three points.

Listed alongside Ndidi is world's most expensive player, Paul Pogba of Manchester United, who got a brace in United's 4-1 win against Fenerbahce at Old Trafford.

Also included is former AC Milan and Chelsea player, Alexandre Pato, who now plays for Villarreal.

Ndidi was in action for the Super Eagles in their 2-1 away win against Zambia in Ndola in the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers.

whoscored.com's Europa League Team of the Week:


Florin Nita (Steau Bucuresti)


Diogo Figueiras (Olympiakos)
Matija Nastasic (Schalke 04)
Loic Perrin (Saint-Etienne)
Davide Santon (Inter Milan)


Alexander Pato (Villarreal)
Paul Pogba (Man United)
Wilfred Ndidi (Genk)
Marlos (Shakhtar Donetsk)


Nikola Kalinic (Fiorentina)
Guillaume Hoarau (Young Boys)


  • lakesyde 2 years ago

    Wilfried should be used sparingly for Mikel or Onazi,the full back he was deployed looks like a suicidal mission had it been the Chipolopolo were intelligent.