Momodou Bojang with a last gasp winner in Marrakech

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by Baboucarr Fallaboweh 

England Championship  

Ebou Adams played his 8th league game of the season when he replaced Sio in the 89th minute. In four out of the eight matches that Adam’s featured, he came on to solidify the defense. Blue Birds edged Millwall 1-0 courtesy of Gouta’s  goal. 

France  

Metz were handed their third home defeat courtesy of Douaron’s 75th-minute strike. Brest’s victory is a back-to-back defeat for Metz after their four game unbeaten run ended against Lille. Ablie Jallow lasted 81 minutes before being replaced by Joel Asoro.  

Belgium  

Alieu Fadera played full throttle in Genk 3-1 win against Eupen which saw them climb to sixth position on the table. Alieu’s effort was blocked before heading into the break.  

Austria  

Ebrima Darboe played 70 minutes for the second consecutive time for Lask. The loanee from Roma was instrumental in Lask’s 3-1 away win over SC Austria Lustenau. 

Saudi Arabia  

Musa Barrow broke his recent goal drought to register his fourth league goal in Al Taawoun 4-1 win against Al Fayha. The former Atalanta star was on a run of six games before scoring in the 62nd minute with a low shot after being put through on a counter. Al Taawoun is currently sitting fourth with 31 points and now their focus will be shifted to the King’s Cup against Al Hilal. 

Morocco  

JS Soualem edged Union Touarga 1-0. Youssef Sakhi struck in the 61st minute on Saturday’s Botola round 11game. Pa Modou Sohna who featured in JSS’s last four matches lasted 79 minutes.  

In Morocco’s second division, Momodou Bojang salvaged a point for Kawkab Marrakech as he registered his second goal of the season. Bojang came off the bench and scored the crucial winner in the 93rd minute sending Kawkab to the summit of the league. 

CAF CHAMPIONS LEAGUE  

Both Lamin Jallow and Kebba Sowe registered a goalless draw following their match-day two loss. The Gambian duo were introduced in the second half with Lamin Jallow playing in the last 26 minutes against AL Ahly and went on to win 100% ground duels and completed 50% accurate passes.  

Kebba Sowe came on in the 63rd minute when he replaced Rodrigo in Esperance de Tunis’s 0-0 draw against Angolan side Petro de Luanda. 

Elsewhere Kajally Drammeh was introduced in the 90th minute as the Egyptians lost in Algeria to USM Alger.

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Baboucarr Fallaboweh Sports Editor (Buba Jallow Fallaboweh) is a Gambian football expert, football analyst & columnist. The Stockholm-based Journalist is a media officer, football Scout, PR, Influencer and Digital creator. I started my journalism career as a football analyst in 2012 with Vibes FM and went on to work with CityLimit, West Coast, Hot FM, Freedom Radio, Eye Africa and Afri Radio as a content producer and presenter. In 2013, I attended Football Daily on the BBC SPORTS where we discussed the different styles of Football played in Africa. I Went on to freelance for The Point Newspaper, Freedom Newspaper, Daily Observer and Standard Newspaper before being appointed as Sports Editor with the Alkamba Times in March 2022.  I have worked for Magazines like Glo Magazine and Foot54 covering Gambian football and African Football.   Between 2020 -2021 I worked as a scout for the Gambia Football Federation, scouting talents for the U17 &U20.  From 2017 to 2021, I served as Media officer for GFF First division teams Team Rhino and Marimoo and also as media Officer of Banjul FC, fourth Division tier in Sweden and Darboe’s FC (Female second division club in the Gambia). I served as a PR for Superstars Academy.   With Afrencon, I was a data analyst before I joined LightHouse as a head scout for the Gambia project. In organizational structures, I served as the ambassador of the John Bass Kidney Foundation and one of the founders of the foundation creating kidney awareness in the Gambia.   I also served two positions in the Gambian organization in Sweden, as Sports chairman and the secretary of the associations.   After 12 years of being a football journalist, I was named 3rd best sports column writer in Africa year 2021 by the reputable sports media organization AIPS. I finished in the top 35 in the world with my article titled Back way: Gambian footballers in deadly Voyage to Europe.   With over 500 articles and interviews, analysis, profiling, features and news, I was shortlisted for the Gambia Press Union National Journalist Award 2022. I submitted the article which was co-written alongside Momodou Bah From Living Through Despair to Being An Agent Of Hope, The Inspiring Story Of John Bass.   I have served as an advisers to Football academies, clubs, and players and others. I have hosted dozens of shows and was invited as a guest on both radio, TV and the online press. I also covered the Gambia's maiden AFCON debut in 2021 in Cameroon.  

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