Five Nigerian Footballers ending 2020 on a high by Amos Joseph.
Taiwo Awoniyi: Although he is waiting for his chance to break into Nigeria’s senior national team, the Super Eagles; and has been impressive for his Bundesliga side Union Berlin. The Liverpool loanee has grabbed the headlines lately following his recent scoring form with 4 goals in the ( DFB Pokal, 1. Bundesliga).
Paul Onuachu: His potency in front of goal cannot be questioned as the KRC Genk Striker has netted 15 goals thus far this season. However, in Green white green, Paul has only one remarkable goal to his name in 6 games. Undoubtedly, Paul is a talented striker, who only needs more playing time with the Eagles to prove his wherewithal.
Samuel Chukwueze: Plies his trade in Villareal, known as the yellow submarines in the Spanish La Liga. He’s one of the promising Nigerians who have shown that he’s got what it takes to play at the highest level in Europe. The 21 year old winger has enjoyed 17 caps in the Nigerian senior national team-Super eagles three goals.
Asisat Oshoala: A reliable striker for Barcelona’s Femini side as well as the Falcons of Nigeria respectively. The 26-year old Africa’s best recently grabbed her 1st hatrick of the season, while she continuing to increase her goal tally. 2020 is sure ending on a highest notes for the CAF Women’s best
Junio Ajayi: Recently crowned champion of the CAF Champions League with his Egyptian club Al-Ahly. He arrived four years ago, and has won four Premier League titles, two Egyptian Cups, two Egyptian Super Cups and a Caf Champions League trophy.