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Two Nigerian Stars were given the opportunity to perform at Arsenal in a pre season match



Two players of Nigerian plummet Folarin Balogun and goalkeeper Arthur Okonkwo were given pre-season minutes as Arsenal conquered a two-goal shortfall to beat German 2. Bundesliga side FC Nurnberg 5-3 in a well disposed organized at Max-Morlock-Stadion on Friday night.
The Head Coach, Mikel Arteta picked to take the Anglo-Nigerians to the instructional course at Adidassler Sportplatz in Herzogenaurach, Germany regardless of hypothesis encompassing their future, with both connected with transitory takeoffs from the Emirates Stadium in the mid year[summer] transfer window.

Balogun and Okonkwo fell off the seat halfway through the final part, supplanting Reiss Nelson and Matt Turner individually.

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The goalkeeper conceded once when Schleimer scored with his most memorable bit of the ball with seventeen minutes left at work.

Balogun didn’t get too many scoring open doors and couldn’t add to his pre-season count, subsequent to opening his record in the 5-1 destruction of Sone Aluko’s Ipswich Town last end of the week.


FC Nurnberg dashed into a two-objective inside 29 minutes with Geis breaking the stop and Kwadwo Duah multiplying the benefit.

The Premier League side assumed command over the game in the final part, netting multiple times through Gabriel Jesus (2), Mohamed Elneny and own objectives from Schindler and Handwerker.

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