Super Eagles duo of Leon Balogun and Alex Iwobi squared up against each other in boxing day English Premier league fixture between Brighton and Hove Albion and Arsenal at the Amex.
The game ended in a 1-1 draw and Balogun featured for the duration of the game, While Alex Iwobi was on for forty-five minutes as he came on for Mesut Ozil in the beginning of the second half.
Pierre Emerick Aubameyang put the Gunners ahead seven minutes into the game for his 13th league of the season.
Brighton restored the parity for the bonds side with five minutes past half hour mark through Jurgen Locadia after StephanLichtenstein made a defensive blunder.
However the Seagulls were the better side in the evening and deserved their point, although they didn’t quite have the quality to finish their good moves in the final third.
The win leave Arsenal in fifth position with 38 points from 19 games matches, while Brighton and Hove Albino are 13th with 22 points from same number of games.