Leone Stars duo on target in Europe
October 7, 2015 By Sahr Morris Jr.
Sierra Leone internationals, Mustapha Dumbuya and Alhaji ‘Adriano’ Kamara, were both on target over the weekend in the Scottish and Swedish topflight leagues respectively.
Right-back Dumbuya scored his first goal for Partick Thistle since joining them on a free transfer this summer as they defeated Dundee United 3-0. His goal came in the 55th minute to double the lead for Thistle to 2-0, before Stuart Bannigan rounded the score to 3-0 thus helping to lift the side off the bottom of the Scottish Premiership table.
Striker Alhaji Kamara came off the bench to seal a 3-1 victory for IFK Norrköping over Häcken in the Swedish Allsvenskan league.
Also in the Swedish Allsvenskan, striker Mohamed ‘Poborsky’ Bangura played full time for AIK Solna as they defeated Malmö FF 2-1 at the Friends Arena in Solna.
In the Swedish Superettan, striker Ibrahim ‘Teteh’ Bangura featured for 64 minutes as his side Mjällby AIF moved a step up from the relegation zone following their 2-1 home win over Varberg.
In the Swedish first division, IFK Luleå’s Ibrahim Kallay was substituted in the 41st minute in their 1-1 draw with Västerås SK.
In Azerbaijan, left-back Sheriff Suma and Samuel Barlay both enjoyed full time action for Rəvan in their 1-0 away defeat to Azal.
In the Cypriot topflight league, striker Mustapha ‘Haji’ Bangura was left out of the Aris squad which suffered a 2-1 defeat to Doxa.
Central defender, Gibril Sankoh was at the heart of the Roda JC defence who were forced to a 1-1 draw by bottom side Cambuur in the Dutch Eredivisie.
In Finland, Hassan Sesay returned to the Lathi first team in their 3-1 home win over Inter Turku, but was replaced in the 71st minute by Petri Pasanen.
And finally in the English League One, Sullay Kaikai featured full time for Shrewsbury Town but could not help them escape a 3-0 defeat at Coventry City.