🇰🇪 Stars Abroad: Goal for Athuman as Akumu gets a taste of Soweto derby | Futaa.com Nigeria
🇰🇪 Stars Abroad: Goal for Athuman as Akumu gets a taste of Soweto derby

🇰🇪 Stars Abroad: Goal for Athuman as Akumu gets a taste of Soweto derby

Harambee Stars midfielder Ismael Gonzalez Athuman scored the lone goals as Las Palmas II beat Melilla in the Spanish Segunda B on Sunday.

In the English Championship, winger Ayub Timbe managed 19 minutes as Reading recorded a 2-0 win over Barnsley; the game being Timbe’s first home game for his team since signing for his team on deadline day.

On the losing side was Harambee Stars potential call up Clarke Oduor who managed 46 minutes of the game.

In Japan, Kenyan international Michael Olunga was not in action as the Japanese leagues are on a break until mid-March over Corona Virus fears.

In Ireland, Kenya U23 midfielder Henry Ochieng played the full minutes as Cork City FC ran 1-0 winners over Finn Harps FC in an Irish top tier match on Saturday.

Cork will hope that the win rekindles their season as they try to beat the drop where they are placed ninth on the ten-team log.

In Belgium, Johanna Omollo helped Cercle Brugge to a massive 1-0 win over Gent in a Belgium top tier clash staged at the Jan Breydelstadion Stadium on Sunday; Omollo featuring 90 minutes.

In South Africa, midfielder Anthony Akumu got his first taste of the Soweto derby with the player helping Kaizer Chiefs to a 1-0 win over their arch-rivals Orlando Pirates.

In Georgia, Alwyine Tera managed the full game as FC Saburtalo begun their season with a 2-1 win over Chikura on Sunday. Amos Nondi was unused by Dila Gori as they opened their season with a 2-0 win over Torpedo Kutaisi.

In Finland, striker Sydney Lokale was an unused substitute as HIFK fought to a 2-2 draw against Mariehamn on Saturday. Kenyan keeper Arnold Origi featured in the entire game.

Akumu came on in the 75th minute for Katsande to help protect their lead; the win cementing their top a top of the South African Premier Soccer lead where they currently have 48 points-seven points above second-placed Mamelodi Sundowns.