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Samuel Sarfo Brace Seals First Win For Al Khaleej In Saudi League

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Ghanaian international Samuel Sarfo hit a brace on Tuesday night to help his side Al Khaleej record its first win of the Saudi Arabian league season.

The former Liberty Professionals defender was again named in the team’s starting XI and played the entire duration of the game, one that he has done in the team’s last two opening league matches both of which ended in draws.

Sarfo (top left) was named in the starting XI of the team

Sarfo scored the first of his two goals in the 44th minute after soaring high above all his colleagues to head home the goal from a corner kick.

The goal was the second from Al Khaleej after one of his colleagues had put them in front earlier on in the game.

Sarfo celebrating one of his two goals

The former FC Saipa defender in a similar fashion, headed home from another corner kick in the 83rd minute to scored his side’s 3rd and a personal brace.

The hosts, Al Jabalain rallied back and grabbed a goal in the 89th minute but it was only a consolation as Sarfo’s and his team managed to hold on till the final whistle for their first three points of the season.

About Samuel A. Boakye-Buckman

Samuel A. Boakye-Buckman (popularly known as Dada Oliseh) is a self-motivated young journalist with a passion for telling stories better with pictures. He is the founder, owner, editor and bankroller of www.ghanasoccernews.com. He has a vast experience in the reporting of football-related activities in Ghana and beyond. A former employee of Hearts News (official mouthpiece of Accra Hearts of Oak), 90 minutes sports paper, National Sports Authority, Footballcrusader.com, sportscrusader.com, and ghanafootballnews.com, Samuel is one of the few energetic and self-motivated young journalist in Ghana with a large following on social media, especially Facebook (https://web.facebook.com/boakye.buckman.9). He is well known for his frequent updates from all over the country with pictures to match. He is also a correspondent for a few international websites, including CAF. In recent times, he has introduced, as part of his many talents, the live streaming of matches and football related activities. He lives in Accra Ghana.

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