Victor Osmeen Napoli’s 32nd Serie A goal on Saturday made him Nigeria’s most prolific goalscorer ever in the Italian Championship, according to PUNCH Sports Extra.

The Nigeria international joined Napoli from Lille more than two years ago for a record fee in Africa, where Napoli achieved a landmark first-half victory in Bergamo’s 2-1 win over Atalanta.

His compatriot Admola Lookman put the home side ahead with a 19th-minute shot from the penalty spot after taking possession of the ball in Osmeen’s box, but he turned a ball over Radia’s defence to make it 4 minutes later.

In the 35th minute Napoli fought back to win the tabletop showdown as Osmeen broke from Meri Demiral’s right to pull the ball back and Erjiv Elmas scored with a touch from 10 yards. , and lead by 8 points.

Before the game against Atalanta, Osmeen was tied with compatriot Simy Nwankwo in goals (31).

But with Saturday’s goal, the 23-year-old has surpassed the former Crotone hero.

Former Inter Milan striker Obafemi Martins scored 28 goals, while Stephen Makinwa and Victor Nsofo scored 16 and 14 for Atalanta and Chievo Verona respectively.

At the Areci Stadium in Italy, David Okrek scored his third league goal of the season for Cremonese in a 2-2 draw away at Salernitana.

Krzysztof Piatek opened the scoring for the hosts in the 3rd minute – Antonio Candreva’s cross clinched Salernitana’s fastest ever Serie A goal after 2:30 but Okereke’s superb volley after Frank Tsadjout knocked it out shoot.

Lassana Coulibaly drilled in from a tight angle but Cremonese was penalised for Federico Fazio’s late sprint. Sepe blocked Daniel Giovanni’s effort with his foot, so it was retaken and another save still couldn’t prevent the equaliser.

In the Premier League, three Super Eagles stars were involved in Nottingham Forest’s game against Brentford.

Emmanuel Dennis assists – His third goal of the season for Nottingham Forest helped Brentford draw 2-2.

Nigeria international Denis was involved from the start, grabbing an assist in just 20 minutes, bringing his season total to two assists and a goal.

Nigerian midfielder Frank Onyeka came on for Brentford after the break, Vitaly Janette was replaced in the 79th minute, and Tevo Avoniyi came on for compatriot Emmanuel J. Dennis.

Dennis also made two key passes before being substituted in the 79th minute, while Onyeka recovered three goals in the four confrontations he played in, with two clearances and two tackles in the game.

Avoniyi was only able to complete one shot in a big chance as he had just three touches in 11 minutes, plus the extra time he spent on the pitch.

Chewba Ackpom’s second-half equaliser in the English Championship 1-1 draw at Bristol City for Middlesbrough in Michael Carrick’s first home game in charge at Riverside Stadium one cent.

Bristol City took the lead 10 minutes later when Andreas Weimann sent in a low cross from Tommy Conway.

Akpom equalized for Boro shortly after half-time, sweeping the ball over to Max O’Leary following a superb performance from Riley McGree.

As a result, Middlesbrough dropped one place to 20th and Bristol City dropped to 16th in the Championship.



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