Jesse Were bagged a goal but it wasn’t enough for Zesco United as they were held to a 1-1 draw by Green Buffaloes FC in a Zambian Super League clash staged on Sunday.
Were had put the Zambian giants inside the first ten minutes but after wasting a lot of chances in the game, Buffaloes restored parity in the 53rd minute through Martin Phiri.
Jesse’s counterparts from Kenya in keeper Ian Otieno, David Odhiambo and John Makwatta all played in the game and amassed the full minutes.
In Belgium, Stars midfielder Johanna Omollo completed the full minutes as Cercle Brugge impressive run was halted by leaders Club Brugge on Saturday.
Cerce had come into the game on an impressive run having won their last three games but goals from Vanaken and Senegalese Diatta ensured that Hazard’s goal late on was just a mere consolation.
In England winger, Ayub Timbe was an unused substitute as Reading recorded a 3-1 win over Birmingham City on Saturday in the Championship.
In the MLS, captain Victor Wanyama will have to wait longer for his debut for Montreal Impact as he missed the matchday squad when his team was held to a 2-2 by Dallas on Saturday.
In Spain, it was another 90 minutes for midfielder Athuman Gonzalez whose UD Las Palmas side went down 2-0 to Las Rozas in a Segunda B match staged at the Estadio Navalcarbon on Sunday.
In Sweden, defender Joseph Okumu had another 90 minutes as helped his IF Elfsborg side to a 1-0 win over Orebro in a Svenska Cupen clash staged on Sunday.
Both Eric Ouma (AIK) and Eric Johanna (Jonkopings Sodra) will hope to play a part when the teams get in action on Monday.
In Georgia, defensive midfielder Alwyne Tera was an unused substitute as FC Saburtalo were held to a goalless draw by Merani Tbilisi in their second league game of the season.
The same result was witnessed in the same league in the match between Telavi and Gori; the latter having Kenyan midfielder Amos Nondi completing the full minutes.