It was goals galore for Nigerians in the Asian region.
Futbalgalore.com’s expert Ademetan Abayomi has a wrap of how our ambassadors displayed their wares on Saturday.
Nigeria international Aaron Olanare Samuel netted a hat-trick in an eight-goal thriller as Sichuan Longfa continued their season in the Chinese League One in a 5-2 loss to Beijing BG.
In another thriller which ended 4-3 favour of Shijiazhuang Ever Bright, former Flying Eagles forward John Owoeri provided an assist for Shaanxi Changan.
Former Odense forward Peter Utaka drew the curtain raiser for Ventforet Kofu who hurt Tokushima Vortis 2-0 in the J League 2.
Ighodaro Christian Osaguona opened his goal account for Jeju United who bowed 4-1 to Sangju Sangmu.
At the Suwon World Cup Stadium, Icheon United won 1-0 against Suwon Bluewings. Striker Lanre Kehinde fired blank for the winning team.
Finally, our journey takes us to V-League, with focus on the game between QNK Quang Nam and Ho Chi Minh City FC. Samson Kayode Olaleye plundered a brace in the game that ended 2-0 in favour of Quang Nam.