EPL Wrap : Iwobi Goes 90 Vs Chelsea; Solanke Fires Blanks Vs Liverpool; Watford’s

A round-up of Nigerian players that were in action for their respective clubs in the English Premier League on Saturday, December 7th.
Nigerian players with dual nationalities and have played competitively for the senior national teams of other countries have been omitted.

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In the early kickoff, Everton ended a run of three successive defeats after beating Chelsea 3-1 at Goodison Park.

Richarlison opened the scoring after five minutes before his teammate Dominic Calvert-Lewin added another two while Mateo Kovacic scored a consolation for the Blues.

Nigeria international Alex Iwobi started and went the distance for the Toffees.

At Vicarage Road, Watford and Crystal Palace played out a goalless affair.

Isaac Success did not come off the substitutes bench for the Hornets while his compatriot Tom Dele-Bashiru was not in the match day squad.

Elsewhere, Liverpool made light work of opponents, Bournemouth 3-0 at the Vitality stadium.

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, Naby Keita and Mohamed Salah were the goalscorers.

Philip Billing and Dominic Solanke started for the Cherries, with Billing making way for Lewis Cook after 58 minutes. Jordan Ibe was a non-playing substitute for the hosts.

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