Henry Onyekuru fired blanks for Galatasaray in their 3-0 home win over Yeni Malatyaspor in Saturday’s Turkish Super Lig 1 clash reports Completesports.com.
A double from Mbaye Diagne and another strike from Emre Akbaba secured a crucial win for Galatasaray and move them within a point of league leaders Istanbul Basaksehir who have a game in hand.
The Nigerian forward, Onyekuru has gone two games without a goal. He was replaced in the 83rd minute by Sinan Gumus in his 22nd game of the season. The 21-year-old has scored 11 league goals and provided three assists.
Shehu Abdullahi was not listed for Bursaspor in their 1-0 loss away to Alanyaspor.
Ramon Azeez came on for Angel Montoro in the 62nd minute of Granada’s 1-0 win over Malaga. The 2014 World Cup star has made six appearances since joining the club during the January transfer window.
In the German Bundesliga 2 division, Jamilu Collins saw yellow in Paderborn’s 1-1 draw away at SV Sandhausen in a game that saw nine yellow cards issued by referee Patrick Alt. The Nigerian left-back has made 26 appearances this season.
In the Belgian first division Championship game, Anderson Esiti featured for 62 minutes on his return from injury for Gent who slumped to a 2-1 loss away to Genk.
He was replaced for Roman Bezus in his 21st appearance this season.
Taiwo Awoniyi was missing in action for Royal Excel Mouscron who lost 3-2 to Cercle Brugge in a Belgian Europa League group B playoff clash. Awoniyi has scored seven goals and delivered two assists in nine games for Royal Excel Mouscron.
By Johnny Edward.