Alhassan ‘Crespo’ Kamara helped fire BK Häcken to the semi-finals of the Svenska Cupen
(Swedish Cup) by ending AIK’s hopes in a 3-0 win at the Bravida Arena on Sunday.
The Sierra Leonean international scored Häcken’s second goal of the night in the 88th minute exactly seventeen minutes after Rasmus Lindgren gave them the lead. Brazilian Paulinho sealed the win for the home side as they took advantage of a penalty.
In England League One, Sierra Leone international Amadu Bakayoko enjoyed 63 minutes of action in his side; Walsall 1-1 draw with Charlton Athletic while Leyton Orient’s Joshua Koroma saw a full time spell in their 0-3 defeat at the hands of Grimsby Town.
Winger Abdulai Bell-Baggie was in a Poole Town squad that suffered a 2-1 defeat at the hands of Welling United in the English National League North/ South while his countryman and former Leone Stars captain, Ibrahim Obreh Kargbo was limited to 60 minutes of play in Dulwich Hamlet’s 5-0 home win over Merstham .
Another Sierra Leonean who was called to action over the weekend was midfielder; Alhassan Bangura whose Nuneaton Town side suffered a 2-0 defeat to FC Halifax Town but Bangura was withdrawn in the 59th minute.
In the Kazakhstan, Premier League, John Kamara continued to retain his starting spot for Kaisar as they defeated Taraz 2-1. The Sierra Leonean midfielder was however, substituted in the 60th minute by
Saïdi. Ntibazonkiza whose introduction helped secure all three points for the home side.
Mustapha Dumbuya returned to the Patrick Thistle starting squad in their 1-1 draw with Inverness CT while in Portugal, midfielder, Rodney Strasser was an unused sub in Gil Vicente’s 2-1 away defeat at the hands of Sporting Braga II.