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A round-up of African Players in Europe who were on target this past weekend.

A round-up of African Players in Europe who were on target this past weekend.


Club: Borossia Dortmond

Country: Gabon.

The Panthers skipper,Aubameyang inscribed his name in history pages by becoming the first player to score in all seven opening games of the Germany’s Bundasliga.The striker netted a double as Borussia Dortmond shared spoils with minnows Darmstadt on Sunday at Signal Iduna Park Stadium.

Emerick Aubameyang has now elevated his tally to nine goals; one goal behind league leading scorer Robert Lewandowski of Buyern Munchen.


Club: Roma

Country: Egypt.

Dribbling wizard Muhhamed Salah and his Roma counterparts made a meal out of Carpi’s defence as they routed the new boys in Serie A,5-1.

The Egyptian ‘Lionel Messi’ bundled home a rebound from Carpi shootstopper after Totti failed to slot the ball behind the back of the net on one-on-one situation.Salah’s strike was the fourth for Roma and firth of the game.


Club: Udinese

Country: Ghana.

The Black stars midfielder leveled the scoreline before Zapata scored the winner as Udinese secured the spoils away to Bologna.

It was Emmanuel Agyemang’s second goal of the season after scoring against AC Milan prior to this tie.


Club: Napoli

Country: Gabon.

Napoli stunned Serie A Reigning Champions Juventus 2-1.A solitary strike by Gabonese international Mario Lemina could not stymie the Perfumed old lady from ailing.


Club: Bordeaux

Country: Tunisia.

Bordeaux picked their third victory of the season after whipping Lyon 3-0 and Tunisian midfielder Wahbi Khazri opened the scoring with a right footed short from inside the area.


Club: West Ham

Country: Senegal.

Sakho cancelled Bradey’s opener as West Ham United and Norwich City played to a 2-2 stalemate.


Club: West Ham

Country: Senegal.

When it seemed like West ham was destined to another home defeat against Norwich city,the Senegalise midfielder came to their rescue,Scoring the leveler in the penultimates minutes of the game.

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African football writer, covering the game across the continent. Covered the U-20 Africa Cup of the Nations, in Zambia.

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