Paul Onuachu was on target for Genk but it wasn’t enough to secure maximum points for the league chasers, who lost 2-1 to Kortrijk in the Jupiler League on Saturday. Onuachu has now scored 19 goals in 19 appearances this season.
Maduka Okoye conceded twice in Sparta Rotterdam’s 2-0 home loss to Feyenoord in the Dutch Eredivisie on Sunday. The Nigeria international has now conceded 12 goals in nine league appearances in the Dutch league, keeping three clean sheets.
Samuel Kalu made his second appearance in nine games for Bordeaux in their 2-1 win over FC Lorient in the French Ligue on Saturday, featuring for 60 minutes.
Kali’s compatriot, Josh Maja, came on for Ui-Jo Hwang in the 86th minute. Term Moffi played all 90 minutes for Lorient, scoring the team’s only goal in the 23rd minute.
William Troost-Ekong was in action for 76 minutes for Watford, who lost 1-0 to Manchester United in their FA Cup third round on Saturday.
His compatriot, Odion Ighalo was an unused substitute for the Red Devils.
Alex Iwobi featured for Everton, who came back from a goal down to beat Rotherham United 2-1 in extra time of their FA Cup Third Round fixture on Saturday.
Semi Ajayi scored his second goal of the season but it was not enough to keep West Brom in the FA Cup as they lost 3-2 on penalties to Blackpool in the third round of the competition after 120 minutes of action ended 2-2. Ajayi, who was shown a yellow card in the 16th minute, scored his side’s first goal in the 52nd minute.
Wilfred Ndidi played 90 minutes in Leicester City’s 4-0 thrashing of Mikel Obi’s Stoke City at the Bet365 Stadium in the FA Cup third round on Saturday.
Taiwo Awoniyi’s goalscoring streak was halted in Union Berlin’s 2-2 home draw against Wolfsburg in the German Bundesliga on Saturday.
Awoniyi had been on target for the club in their previous three games but failed to get his name on the score sheet over the weekend. The 23-year-old was replaced by Cedric Teuchert in the 76th minute.
Defender Zaidu Sanusu was on for the entire duration of FC Porto’s 4-1 away win over Famalicao in the Portuguese topflight on Saturday. The left-back has scored once and made one assist in 11 appearances for the Portuguese giants.