Africa Stars Watch: 03 December 2017 – As It Happened
Sofiane Boufal celebrates Southamton’s opener against Middlesbrough
Sunday Dec 03, 2017. 17:55
It is another Sunday afternoon and AfricanFootball.com brings you an edition of Africa Stars Watch.
We take a look at Africa’s finest players plying their trades in top football leagues across the globe.
We give you an update of African players’ performances across Europe on Sunday, December 03 2017.
18:00 We have come to the end of the ASW for this Sunday. Thanks for joining us.
17:57 – Bologna have finished at 1-1 against Cagliari and they featured Donsah and Mbaye. Kalu’s Berlin still held at 1-1 in Germany against Frankfurt.
17:52 – Morocco’s Zakaria El Azzouzi is making his start for Dutch side, Excelsior against Breda. The game has just got underway.
17:45- Donsah and Mbaye’s Bologna have bagged a goal and it is now 1-1 against Cagliari.
17:40 – Babacar’s Fiorentina have increased their lead. It is now 3-0 against Sassuolo after 78 minutes.
17:28 – Cote d’Ivoire’s Yaya Toure is benched by Manchester City as they host West Ham in the English Premier League. Senegalese duo of Diafra Sakho (benched) and Cheickhou Kouyate (starting) are both available for the Hammers.
17:23 – Afobe’s Bournemouth have settled for a point against Boufal’s Southampton. The match has ended at 1-1.
17:10 – Boufal’s Southampton pushing harder for a second goal. End to end in England against Bournemouth.
16:58 – Kalou’s Hertha Berlin still lead 1-0 against Frankfurt in Germany. Half time in Italy where Donsah and Mbaye’s Bologna are 1-0 down against Cagliari. Babacar’s Fiorentina lead 2-0 against Sassuolo.
16:50 – Boufal’s Southampton have equalised in the EPL against Bournemouth. It is 1-1 in the second half.
16:45 – M’Bengue’s Saint Etienne have scored in France against Nantes. 1-0 towards the end of the first half.
16:40 – We are back in action in the EPL. Bournemouth are up against Southampton. Boufal nearly scored but is denied on the line.
16:35 – Babacar’s Fiorentina have found the back of the net against Sassuolo. 10 minutes to the end of the opening half.
16:30 – No goals in France where Morocco’s Yacine Bammou is in the starting XI for Nantes in France as they visit M’Bengue’s St Etienne.
16:25 – Cote d’Ivoirean international striker Salomon Kalou starts for Hertha Berlin in Germany against Eintracht Frankfurt. The games starts at 16:30. Half time in England, Bournemouth still lead 1-0.
16:20 – Firorentina are at home to Sassuolo and they feature Senegal’s Babacar Khouma, but is on the bench in the opening half.
16:15 – Afobe’s Bournemouth has found the back of the net. 1-0 and half time is less than five minutes away.
16:08 – Ghana’s Godfred Domsah and Senegal’s Ibrahima Mbaye are in action for Bologna against Cagliari in Italian Serie A. The match started five minutes ago.
16:00 – The match between Nantes and St Etiene has got underway. Morocco’s Yacine Bammou is in the starting XI for Nantes in France as they visit M’Bengue’s St Etienne.
15:55 – Another Moroccan in action this afternoon is Sofiane Boufal. He is starting for Southampton as they tackle Bounemouth. No goals after minutes.
15:50 – No goals in the EPL where DRC’s Afobe is benched for Bournemouth against Southampton. The hosts are struggling for possession so far after 17 minutes.
15:43 – Morocco’s Yacine Bammou is in the starting XI for Nantes in France as they visit M’Bengue’s St Etienne. The two Africans will battle it out at 16:00.
15:35 – Senegal’s Cheick M’Bengue makes his start for St Etienne against Nantes in the French Ligue1. The game starts at 19:00.
15:30 – Democratic Republic of Congo’s Benik Afobe starts on the bench for Bournemouth as they host Southampton in the English Premier League. The match starts at 15:30.