Ghana Players Abroad

Ghana striker Abdul-Aziz Yakubu scores twice to secure point for Rio Ave against Sporting CP

Ghana striker Abdul-Aziz Yakubu scored two penalties as his side Rio Ave drew 3-3 against Sporting CP in the Portuguese league on Sunday night.

The 25-year-old now has 4 goals in eight games for Rio Ave since his return from his loan at Wuhan Three Towns.

Úmaro Embaló gave Rio Ave the lead in the 3rd minute with a right-footed shot from the left side of the box to the top right corner. Assisted by Fábio Ronaldo following a fast break.

Morten Hjulmand pulled the equaliser for Sporting in the 9th minute with a right-footed shot from outside the box to the bottom right corner.

With a minute to the end of the first half, Viktor Gyökeres gave Sporting Lisbon the lead with a right-footed shot from outside the box to the top right corner.

Rio Ave went into the break level after Abdul-Aziz Yakubu converted a penalty with a right-footed shot to the bottom right corner in the fourth minute of added time.

Abdul-Aziz Yakubu gave Rio Ave the lead after converting another penalty with a right-footed shot to the bottom left corner.

Sebastián Coates pulled level for Sporting Lisbon with a header from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Hidemasa Morita with a cross.

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may also like

Ghana Players Abroad Latest News

Match Preview: Asante Kotoko vs Hearts of Oak- A lot expected from ‘Super Clash’ derby despite struggles

It is the Ghana Premier League biggest occasion this weekend at the Baba Yara stadium and Asante Kotoko SC will
Ghana Leagues Ghana Players Abroad Latest News

Changes loom at Kotoko

The defeat was Kotoko another hammer blow to Kotoko’s title ambitions as they are now nine points behind leaders and