Njie nets as Boavista shock Braga

Scorpions forward Yusupha Njie fired in his fourth goal of the season for Boavista who secured a 4-3 triumph over UEFA Europa League chasing Sporting Braga.

Portugal’s two most emblematic clubs went head-to-head at the Estádio do Bessa Século XXI in Porto with visiting Braga going ahead after just five minutes before the hosts cancelled it out through Nwankwo Obiora minutes later.

Barrow ends goal drought

Gambia striker Musa Barrow brought an end to his eight months goalless drought at the weekend after he found the back of the net for the first time this season in Atalanta’s 2-1 home win over Genoa.

The 20-year-old, who had gone 21 league matches without finding his scoring boots, guided Atalanta to take another big step towards their first UEFA Champions League participation with their win lifting them to third in Serie A and extended their unbeaten run to eleven league matches.

AFCON-bound Kenya announce Gambia friendly

The Harambee Stars are set to face the Scorpions of The Gambia in an international friendly match next month in France.

The Football Kenya Federation (FKF) at the weekend announced securing two friendly matches for the Harambee Stars who are preparing their return to the Africa Cup of Nations and one of those opponents includes Gambia.