Emmanuel Bonaventure was nominated alongside Barcelona’s Luiz Suarez, Bayern Munich’s Serge Gnabry, and Borussia Dortmund’s Achraf Hakimi for the UCL player of the week.
Bonaventure, 21, was sensational for his Belgian side, Club Brugge as he went on to net a brace in the 2-2 draw against Real Madrid at the Santiago Bernabeu, but it was Bayern Munich’s Serge Gnabry who would emerge as winner of the award.
The Super Eagles attacker was up against Lius Suarez whose second-half brace help Barcelona finish a comeback and beat Inter 2-1.
Borussia Dortmund’s Achraf Hakimi and Bayern Munich’s in-form Forward, Serge Gnabry complete the list of the nominees.
Gnabry scored four in the second half of Bayern’s 7-2 smash over while Hakimi netted a double to help Dortmund beat Slavia Praha 2-0 in a hard-fought victory.