Three months after coronavirus stole football from our lives, the beautiful game is making a remarkable comeback.
The German Bundesliga and the Spanish La Liga have braved the tough times we find ourselves in to return to our screens.
Italy have tested the waters with the Coppa Italia (Congratulations, Napoli!), and all looks set for the Serie A to be reactivated in the coming days.
Days ago, Manchester City and Arsenal treated us to a delicious appetizer of the things to come, and we just can’t wait to welcome back to full flow (yes, no fans in the stand) the much-beloved English Premier League and its sidekick, the Championship.
There’s more to come at the weekend, and Nigerian-born and Nigeria-eligible stars will be involved.
Soccernet.ng previews seven compatriots to be on the lookout for at the blast of the referees’ whistles across England on Saturday.
The Super Eagles midfielder has not had the kind of impact he would have desired when he switched the Emirates Stadium for the Goodison Park last summer.
The former Arsenal man has started only 13 of Everton’s 29 league games and has been used as a substitute in another five matches.
But the Toffees didn’t part with millions of euros for him to produce just one Premier League goal all season.
Iwobi’s quality, though, is undeniable, and he has nine more games to show the Everton faithful why he comes so highly rated.
Next Match: Everton vs Liverpool