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How Nigerian players fared in the Champions League this week

Pulse Sports review the performances of Nigerian players in the Champions League this week.

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Henry Onyekuru play Henry Onyekuru played the whole 90 minutes for Galatasaray in the Champions League this season (Peter Lous/Soccrates/Getty Images)

Players in Europe got into action for the Champions League Matchday 4 fixtures and a slew of Nigerian players played some parts too.

We review the performances of Nigerian players.

Henry Onyekuru (Galatasaray)

Schalke Vs Galatasaray

Super Eagles star Henry Onyekuru played the whole 90 minutes but could not help Galatasaray who lost 0-2 away at Schalke.

That was his fourth Champions League game for the Turkish giants this season.

Bryan Idowu (Lokomotiv Moscow)

Bryan Idowu play Idowu could not stop Lokomotiv Moscow's 1-4 loss away at Porto (Quality Sport Images/Getty Images)

Super Eagles fullback Bryan Idowu was in action for the whole 90 minutes as Lokomotiv Moscow were thrashed 4-1 away at Porto.

Olarenwaju Kayode (Shakhtar Donetsk)

Olarenwaju Kayode play Kayode was a second half substitute for Shakhtar Donetsk (James Williamson - AMA/Getty Images)

Nigerian forward Olarenwaju Kayode was introduced in the 63rd minute for Shakhtar Donetsk who were dismantled 6-0 at the Etihad to Manchester City.

Not in action

Super Eagles defender Chidozie Awaziem and Nigerian player Emmanuel Bonaventure were not listed for Porto and Club Brugge respectively while Ubong Ekpai was on the bench all through as Plzen were thrashed 5-0 at home by Real Madrid.

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