EFL : Abraham Nets 50th Career League Goal; Plymouth Argyle's Ladapo, Shrewsbury's Okenabirhie StrikePublished: March 30, 2019
Allnigeriasoccer.com's round-up of the Nigerian players who were on target for their respective EFL clubs on Saturday, March 30.
In the Championship, Chelsea loanee Tammy Abraham netted his 50th career league goal at the age of 21 as Aston Villa recorded a 2-1 win against Blackburn Rovers at Villa Park.
All the league goals netted by the England U21 striker have come inside the box, 23 in the colours of Bristol City, 5 for Swansea City and 22 for Aston Villa so far this season.
Abraham tapped home in the ninth minute to give Aston Villa the lead. He was in action for 90 minutes.
A division lower, another Nigerian striker with an impressive scoring stats this season, Freddie Ladapo was on target as Plymouth Argyle surrendered a two-goal lead to draw 2-2 with Blackpool at Bloomfield Road.
On four minutes, the former Flying Eagles invitee opened the scoring when he converted a cross from a teammate, his 17th goal across all competitions.
Finally, one-time Nigeria Football Federation target Fejiri Okenabirhie has now contributed to 22 goals (15 goals, 7 assists) from 43 games in all competitions after finding the net for Shrewsbury Town in a 2-0 victory at Southend United.
Four minutes after the interval, the ex-Arsenal youth-teamer broke the deadlock with a brilliant finish from outside the box.
Photo Credit : avfc.co.uk
Football News 24/7
- Onigbinde Makes Big Claim Some Prominent Nigerians Bought 1984 AFCON Final
- Mikel Might Have Played His Last Game For Nigeria As Rohr Reveals Chelsea Hero Didn't Train Monday
- 'It Was Not A Shame Losing Vs Algeria' - Rohr Highlights Two Stats That Prove Super Eagles Played Well
- Iwobi On Priority Of Beating Tunisia, Best Playing Position For Super Eagles
- NFF President Pinnick : Rohr Will Not Be Sacked As Super Eagles Coach After AFCON
- Laloko Reveals The Nigerian Policy Rohr Broke At AFCON, Says Super Eagles 'Very Lucky' To Reach Semifinal
- Teenage Nigerian Midfielder Who Models His Game After Aaron Ramsey Scores On Full Debut For Arsenal
- Super Eagles Playmaker Iwobi Breaks Silence For The First Time After Defeat To Algeria
- Fight For Bronze Medal: Rohr Must Unleash The Beast In His Team
- Official : Talented Midfielder Olise Inks New Three-Year Deal With Reading FC
- African Players Transfers
- Australia/ Asia
- Belgian Championship
- Danish Football
- English Premier League
- Nigeria National Teams
- Nigeria Premier League
- Norwegian Football
- Polish Football
- Russian Championship
- Serie A
- Spanish Liga
- Swedish Championship
- Turkish Championship
- Ukrainian Football
- Women's Football