CAF Confederation Cup: Enyimba beat TS Galaxy of South Africa, advance to group stage

first_imgRelatedPosts Akpeyi’s South African club gets new coach Akwa Ibom indigenes in South Africa worry over high unemployment in state 11 Nigerians die of COVID-19 in South Africa — Union Enyimba International Football Club of Aba on Sunday booked a spot in the group stage of the CAF Confederation Cup following a 2-1 away win against South African side TS Galaxy.News Agency of Nigeria reports that the match played at the Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit, South Africa was a return leg fixture of the playoff round.The Peoples’ Elephant won the contest 4-1 on aggregate having edged out the South African Division One club 2-0 in the first leg a week earlier at the Enyimba International Stadium, Aba.Ghanaian defender, Daniel Darkwah, put Enyimba ahead in the 76th minute.Martins Usule who scored the second goal in the first leg then put the game beyond the hosts by netting another eight minutes from time.The home team got a consolation goal a minute from time through Siyaduma Mashego.The Nigeria Professional Football League club giants are looking to become the first Nigerian club to win the CAF Confederation Cup.  Tags: South Africalast_img read more

Chelsea winger Christian Atsu joins Malaga on loan until end of season

first_imgChelsea winger Christian Atsu has joined Malaga on loan until the end of the season. Press Association The 24-year-old Ghanaian, who played for Everton last year, spent the first half of the 2015-16 campaign with Bournemouth but failed to make any Barclays Premier League appearances. A statement published on Chelsea’s official website on Monday night revealed Atsu had agreed to “continue his development” with Primera Division side Malaga. last_img read more

Clonakenny moves to next round but losses for Upperchurch and Ballylooby Castlegrace.

first_imgThey beat Portlaw of Waterford in Templetuohy on a final scoreline of 1-17 to 1-13. However, Upperchurch-Drombane were beaten in the Munster Intermediate Football by St Mary’s of Caherciveen…the final score in Cashel was 2-12 to 1-10And Ballylooby Castlegrace went down to Ennistymon in the Junior Hurling competition…it finished 2-8 to 1-9 in Ennistymon.last_img