ROUND-UP: Ujah Makes Mainz Debut, Balogun Benched; Ndidi, Moses Shine As Aina, Aluko Draw

By Ogbah Favour: Super Eagles midfielder Wilfred Ndidi posted a brilliant performance for 10-man Leicester City who drew 0-0 with Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Saturday in an English Premier League clash, (CSN) reports.

Ndidi’s compatriot Victor Moses was on the opposite side. Ben Chiwell was sent off in the second half after fouling Moses.

Ndidi came close to scoring with a header in the 14th minute but his effort was saved by Thibaut Courtois.

Moses, who featured full time like Ndidi, was also impressive.

Another Nigerian Kelechi Iheanacho was an unused substitute for Leicester City while Ahmed Musa was not included in the match day squad having featured for the Foxes U-23s on Friday.

At Vicarage Road, Isaac Success was not included in Watford’s squad in their 2-2 comeback draw against Southampton.

The Nigerian forward has only made the matchday squad twice this season but is yet to feature for the Hornets in the EPL.

Super Eagles defender Ola Aina made his 25th appearance in the English Championship this season for Hull City who were held to a 0-0 draw by Reading at the KCOM Stadium.

Nigerian forward Sone Aluko came on for John Swift in the encounter for his 22nd appearance in the English Championship this season for Reading.

In Spain, Kayode Olanrewaju was not listed for Girona who spanked Las Palmas 6-0 in LaLiga.

In Germany, Nigerian striker Anthony Ujah made his debut on his second stint at the club, coming on as a late substitute for Mainz 05 who lost 3-2 to Hannover 96.

Super Eagles defender Leon Balogun was an unused substitute in the defeat for Mainz.


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