Tag: African All Stars

Soccer – Strasbourg’s in-form striker Lebo Mothiba reveals season targets

Soccer – Strasbourg’s in-form striker Lebo Mothiba reveals season targets

The South Africa forward scored the winner – his seventh of the season – as Le Racing upset Henry and Monaco in Saturday’s Ligue 1 clash After spoiling Thierry Henry’s managerial debut, Strasbourg striker Lebo Mothiba has revealed his personal and collective targets for the ongoing season. The 22-year-old scored what proved to be the…

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Soccer – Video: The ‘flashing Senegalese’ Sarr brings Rennes back on terms

Soccer – Video: The ‘flashing Senegalese’ Sarr brings Rennes back on terms

An impressive Stade Rennais had to settle for a point with a 1-1 draw at AS Saint-Etienne for matchday 10 in Ligue 1 Conforama The home goalkeeper Stéphane Ruffier was powerless to prevent Ismaïla Sarr to bring Stade Rennais back on terms. Following a smart exchange of passes between Hamari Traoré and Benjamin Bourigeaud, Sarr…

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Soccer – Hodgson hails Zaha-Townsend strike partnership despite Everton loss

Soccer – Hodgson hails Zaha-Townsend strike partnership despite Everton loss

The Cote d’Ivoire star was joined in attack by another wideman and, although, they ended up losing, Hodgson is pleased with their contributions Roy Hodgson has lauded the efforts of Wilfried Zaha and Andros Townsend, both of whom led the lines in Crystal Palace’s defeat to Everton on Sunday. Late goals from Dominic Calvert-Lewin and…

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Soccer – African All Stars Transfer News & Rumours: Mourinho wants Manchester United’s move for Koulibaly

Soccer – African All Stars Transfer News & Rumours: Mourinho wants Manchester United’s move for Koulibaly

Goal brings you all the latest news, rumours and deals related to African stars across the world Partey plays down Atletico Madrid exit Ghana midfielder Thomas Partey has cooled speculation on his future at Atletico Madrid, reiterating his desire to honour his contract at the club. The 25-year-old who is under contract until 2023 is…

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Soccer – Wahbi Khazri, Ismaila Sarr on target as Rennes hold Saint-Etienne

Soccer – Wahbi Khazri, Ismaila Sarr on target as Rennes hold Saint-Etienne

The African stars were on target for their teams in Sunday’s French top-flight duel Ismaila Sarr cancelled out Wahbi Khazri’s opener as Saint-Etienne held Rennes to a 1-1 draw. Khazri converted from penalty spot to give the Greens an early lead four minutes after kick-off. Article continues below But Sarr ensured Rennes avoided a fifth…

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Soccer – Mimoun Mahi on target in Groningen’s loss to Heracles

Soccer – Mimoun Mahi on target in Groningen’s loss to Heracles

The Morocco international’s strike was rendered as consolation by Adrian Dalmau and Brandley Kuwas’ doubles Mimoun Mahi was on target in Groningen’s 4-1 loss to Heracles in Sunday’s Dutch Eredivisie game at Polman Stadion. The 24-year-old in his sixth league appearance for the Green-White Army scored his first goal of the season with his curtain raiser…

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Soccer – Peniel Mlapa opens season account in VVV Venlo’s win

Soccer – Peniel Mlapa opens season account in VVV Venlo’s win

The Togo international got off the mark as Yellow Black Army claimed a comfortable victory at Van der Valk Stadion De Koel Peniel Mlapa scored his first goal of the season in VVV Venlo’s 2-0 win over ADO Den Haag in Sunday’s Dutch Eredivisie game. The 27-year-old who joined the Yellow Black Army on loan…

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Soccer – Full LaLiga debut excites Leganes’ Kenneth Omeruo

Soccer – Full LaLiga debut excites Leganes’ Kenneth Omeruo

The Nigeria international featured for 70 minutes as the Cucumber Growers were held by Marcelino’s men Kenneth Omeruo is delighted to make his first LaLiga start in Leganes’ 1-1 draw with Valencia at Mestalla on Saturday. The defender joined the Cucumber Growers in the summer on loan from Chelsea. and he made his debut as…

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Soccer – Salah’s back! Klopp indebted to international break for restoring Liverpool ace’s confidence

Soccer – Salah’s back! Klopp indebted to international break for restoring Liverpool ace’s confidence

Last season’s top scorer looked more like his old self in helping the Reds end their poor run of form with a hard-fought 1-0 victory at Huddersfield Jurgen Klopp was agitated throughout. If he wasn’t fidgeting at his red cap, he was screaming at his own players until he was red in the face. You…

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Soccer – Huddersfield Town boss Wagner to decide on Sobhi ahead of Liverpool clash

Soccer – Huddersfield Town boss Wagner to decide on Sobhi ahead of Liverpool clash

The Egypt international last played for the Terriers in August because of a knee injury but has since returned to training Huddersfield Town manager David Wagner will take a decision on Ramadan Sobhi ahead of their clash with Liverpool on Saturday evening. The midfielder has not featured for the Kirklees Stadium outfit since he got…

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Soccer – Everton boss Silva waits on Gueye ahead of Crystal Palace clash

Soccer – Everton boss Silva waits on Gueye ahead of Crystal Palace clash

The 29-year-old suffered an injury while on international duty with Senegal which cast doubt on his availability against the Eagles Everton manager Marco Silva has disclosed that he will wait till Sunday to decide if injured Idrissa Gueye will play a part when they face Crystal Palace. The midfielder featured for Senegal in their 3-0…

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Soccer – Liverpool’s Van Dijk ‘not worried at all’ about Mohamed Salah’s form

Soccer – Liverpool’s Van Dijk ‘not worried at all’ about Mohamed Salah’s form

The Netherland is unfazed about his Egyptian teammate’s present situation, opting to stick to the ‘positive side’ Virgil van Dijk is ‘not worried at all’ about Mohamed Salah’s worrying form for Liverpool in the ongoing campaign. Salah had a tremendous first season on Merseyside, breaking several records and clinching lot of individual accolades, including the…

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Soccer – Traore lauds Wolves manager Espirito Santo for helping him develop

Soccer – Traore lauds Wolves manager Espirito Santo for helping him develop

The forward has been impressive since joining the Wolves and has also acknowledged he needs to improve on some areas in his game Adama Traore has praised Wolverhampton Wanderers manager Nuno Espirito Santo for helping him develop at the club. The record-signing is yet to make his first start for the side since his switch…

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Soccer – African All Stars Transfer News & Rumours: Franck Kessie on PSG and Beijing Guoan’s radar

Soccer – African All Stars Transfer News & Rumours: Franck Kessie on PSG and Beijing Guoan’s radar

Goal brings you all the latest news, rumours and deals related to African stars across the world Kessie on PSG & Beijing Guoan’s radar French champions PSG and Chinese Super League outfit Beijing Guoan are keeping tabs on AC Milan midfielder Franck Kessie, Tuttomercatoweb claims. Beijing Guoan are said to have tabled a salary worth…

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Soccer – Can Mohamed Salah turn the corner?

Soccer – Can Mohamed Salah turn the corner?

The Liverpool forward picked up a knock against eSwatini, but could his wondergoal spur him to rediscover his top form? COMMENT    By Olasunkanmi Afiwajoye      Coming from the back of such impressive and successful 2017/18 season with Liverpool, Mohamed Salah was always going to face criticism when his form hit a snag. Last term…

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Soccer – West Ham sweat on Arthur Masuaku’s fitness ahead of London derby

Soccer – West Ham sweat on Arthur Masuaku’s fitness ahead of London derby

The 24-year-old was forced off in his debut appearance for the Leopards and remains a doubt for the Hammers’ game against Mauricio Pochettino’s side West Ham United will be hoping Arthur Masuaku shakes off his ‘minor injury’ before Saturday’s Premier League match against Tottenham Hotspur. Masuaku suffered a knock in the ankle region on his…

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Soccer – West Ham sweat on Arthur Masuaku’s fitness ahead of London derby

Soccer – West Ham sweat on Arthur Masuaku’s fitness ahead of London derby

The 24-year-old was forced off in his debut appearance for the Leopards and remains a doubt for the Hammers’ game against Mauricio Pochettino’s side West Ham United will be hoping Arthur Masuaku shakes off his ‘minor injury’ before Saturday’s Premier League match against Tottenham Hotspur. Masuaku suffered a knock in the ankle region on his…

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Soccer – African All Stars Transfer News & Rumours: Thomas Partey considering Atletico Madrid exit

Soccer – African All Stars Transfer News & Rumours: Thomas Partey considering Atletico Madrid exit

Goal brings you all the latest news, rumours and deals related to African stars across the world Partey considering Atletico Madrid exit Atletico Madrid midfielder Thomas Partey is considering a January exit from the club, Marca reports. The 25-year-old has started just two La Liga matches so far this season and he is said to be…

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