Since his move from Swedish outfits IF Elfsborg to Belgium giants KAA Gent, Harambee Stars defender Joseph Okumu has been one of the best performing foreign based Kenyan footballers.Barely a day after declaring that he is focusing on his career at KAA Gent amid intrests from other European clubs, KAA Gent has nicknamed Okumu 'THE WALL'.This is after his impressive performances over the one season he has been at the club.According to KAA Gent, Okumu has won the ball back 19 times in the defensive third of the pitch.This statistic places him at the top of Belgium top tier league (JPL).
Liepāja vs BSC Young Boys Liepāja should happen from where they disregarded off last time with the 3-1 Conference League Qualifiers accomplishment versus Gjilani. They have been tightfisted, with the amount of goals that have gone in at their end during their last 6 matches staying at 4.
Since joining Belgium outfits KAA Gent from Swedish side IF Elfsborg, Kenyan center back Joseph Okumu has been recording impressive performances.Despite being a defender, Okumu scored twice for the club in the just ended 2021/22 season which was his first season with the Belgium giants.He too helped KAA Gent clinch the Belgium Cup few months ago.
In Kenya football is all over especially in schools. And football is one of the favourite game many people deserve even though they cannot play but enjoy watching it. Kenya's high schools has really mentored many players till coming to be celebrities all over the world.
Kenya has very rich talents when it comes to sports and majorly in football.Some of this sports talents range from Eliud Kipchoge in marathon to Victor Wanyama in football.Some of the Kenyan footballers playing their trade abroad have had mixed performances over the past seasons. One of the player who has impressed in his club abroad is Eric Marcello Ouma.Ouma has been a dependable player in Swedish top tier league club AIK mainly in the defense.He has been on the Leagues team of the week on different occasions this season.
MATCH PREVIEW As many as 17234 fans will be watching this match of the 10th matchday between IF Elfsborg and IFK Norrkoping FK, which is taking place on Sunday the 29th May. The game will take place in the Nya Parken in Norrkoping. Not much time has passed since the teams met the last time.
With European Soccer being one of the most followed in the world, their continental football competitions such as the UEFA Champions League, UEFA Europa League and the recently introduced UEFA Europa Conference League too attract alot of football fans across the world.Kenya has a good number of footballers in Europe three of whom are set to play in some of this continental competitions over the 2021/22 season.Below are the players:
Harambee stars defender Joseph Okumu had been impressive for his club. The Belgium based player previously played for Swedish club IF Elfsborg where he developed into a top player. His performances earned him a move to KAA Gent. After missing his club's last two games, Okumu made a comeback in last night game.
IF Elfsborg vs Milsami Orhei In the event that Elfsborg will need to proceed from where they left off last break with a 3-0 Allsvenskan win versus Östersunds FK. Manager Jimmy Thelin will be appreciative to have no wellness stresses to talk about in front of this game with a totally sound crew all set.
LASK Linz Vs St Johnstone LASK Linz will need to return to winning ways here after the 1-3 Bundesliga losing effort in their last game against Sturm Graz. They have totted up the proportion of 11 during their last six devices and have given up an amount of 6.
Kenyan international defender Joseph Okumu recently completed a move to Belgium. He joined Belgian top tier side KAA Gent in a move that was about 400 million shillings. This was the most followed transfer of the summer by Kenyans especially football fans. His performances for IF Elfsborg were outstanding and earned him a move to the Belgian side.
Fola Esch vs Linfield Fola Esch, coasted by their previous result, will expect the same old thing social gatherings 1-2 Conference League Qualifiers win over Linfield. In their last six games, there has been 23 destinations scored with Fola scoring 10 of them. David Healy's Linfield have sorted out some way to place the ball in the net on numerous occasions all through their previous 6 matches.
IFK Göteborg vs IF Elfsborg IFK Göteborg get ready for this match after a 0-0 Allsvenskan drawn outcome versus Djurgårdens IF. They have not arisen triumphant against IF Elfsborg in their last 3 matches in the group. Additionally are unbeaten in their last 2 home group coordinates, and have not succeeded at home in their last 3 alliance games.
NORRKOPING V MALMO IFK Norrköping will be hoping to bounce back here after the 1-0 Allsvenskan loss in their previous game against IF Elfsborg. In that game, IFK Norrköping had 57% possession and 7 shots at goal with 2 of them on target. On the other side, IF Elfsborg got 11 attempts on goal with 5 of them on target.
1. FEYENOORD vs ELFSBORG(home win) Feyenoord host IF Elfsborg at De Kuip in Rotterdam for the first leg of their playoff clash in the 2021-22 UEFA Europa Conference League. De Stadionclub haven't failed to play in Europe since 2018-19 and will be gunning to seal their place in the maiden edition of the new
The recent good news of Joseph Okumu's transfer from Swedish club IF Elfsborg to Belgian side Gent is not only pleasing to Kenyan fans but his former club Chemelil Sugar will earn at least Ksh 4.49M from the transfer worth Ksh 449M. Relegated Thika United benefitted last year from Michael Olunga's transfer from Japanese club Kashiwa to Qatar side Al Duhail.
OSTERSUNDS V GOTEBORG Östersunds FK won’t want a repeat of their last result here following the 3-1 Allsvenskan loss in their previous game against Degerfors IF. In that match, Östersunds FK had 49% possession and 18 shots on goal with 6 on target. The only player on the scoresheet for Östersunds FK was Francis Jno-Baptiste (29').
Following the recent transfer of Joseph Okumu from Swedish club IF Elfsborg to Belgian side Gent, his former club Chemelil Sugar will pocket at least Ksh 4.49M with the transfer being worth Ksh 449M. Thika United also benefitted previously with an amount approximately 3.6M Ksh after Olunga moved to Qatar side Al Duhail from Japanese club Kashiwa in solidarity fee.
ELFSBORG V MILSAMI Elfsborg, following on from their previous result, will be hoping for more of the same after the 3-0 Allsvenskan success over Östersunds FK. In that match, IF Elfsborg had 57% possession and 21 shots on goal with 7 on target. For IF Elfsborg, goals were scored by Robert Gojani (45') and Jeppe Okkels (69').
IF ELFSBORG VS OREBRO BK. The home team has a goal scoring machine that has netted 37 goals in their last 15 games.This has made the team climb up to the third position with the league entering the home stretch.The hosts seven last matches have seen them win four matches,lost twice with a single draw.The visitors on the other hand have won two matches,lost three with two draws in their last seven matches.