Saturday Feb 25, 2017. 22:59
Thank you for joining us on AfricanFootball.com for what was our LIVE African Stars Watch coverage of players in action on the European continent on Saturday 25 February 2017.
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23h00 - Karl Kambi
(Cameroon)'s brace inspired Angers to a 3-0 victory over Bastia.
22h50 - Giovanni Sio
(Ivory Coast) was the hero for Rennes as his solitary goal helped his side overcome Lorient 1-0.
22h40 - Karl Kambi
(Cameroon)'s Angers are now leading 3-0 against Bastia with 85 minutes played
22h30 - Idriss Carlos Kameni
(Cameroon)'s Malaga have just conceded against Eibar in the 43rd minute.
22h20 - GOAL! Karl Ekambi (Cameroon) has grabbed his brace in the 57th minute. Angers are now leading 1-0 against Bastia.
22h10 - Idriss Carlos Kameni
(Cameroon) is in action for Malaga against Eibar in the Spanish La Liga game. It's still 0-0 with 25 minutes played.
22h00 - Omar El Kaddouri
(Morocco) of Empoli fouls his opponent, but he's not booked. It's still Juventus 0-0 Empoli with 15 minutes played.
21h50 - Giovanni Sio
(Ivory Coast)'s Rennes are leading 1-0 against Lorient at half-time.
21h40 - Assane Diousse
(Senegal) and Omar El Kaddouri
(Morocco) will both start for Empoli against Juventus in the Italian Serie A game. Kick-off is at 21h45 (CAT).
21h30 - Goal! Giovanni Sio (Ivory Coast) fires Rennes into the lead against Lorient with 19 minutes played in the French Ligue 1 encounter.
21h25 - Goal! Karl Ekambi (Cameroon) puts Angers into the lead against Bastia with 18 minutes played in the French Ligue 1 clash.
Leganes, who have Moroccan Nabil El Zhar
on the pitch, are now leading 3-0 against Deportivo La Coruna with five minutes played.
20h50 - Nabil El Zhar
(Morocco)'s Leganes are still leading 2-0 against Deportivo La Coruna with 60 minutes played.
Ivorian Salomon Kalou
's Hertha Berlin have just taken the lead against Eintracht Frankfurt with 52 minutes played. 1-0 to Hertha Berlin.
Ivorian Franck Kessie
has just received his second yellow card and he has been red-carded. Atalanta are one man down against Napoli, who are losing 1-0 with 70 minutes played.
20h20 - Franck Kessie
(Ivory Coast) has just been booked after making a bad tackle. His side Atalanta are still leading 1-0 against Napoli with 64 minutes played.
20h10 - Ivorian Salomon Kalou
forces the Eintracht Frankfurt goalkeeper into a good save. It is still 0-0 between Hertha Berlin and Eintracht Frankfurt with the half-time break fast approaching.
In Spain, Nabil El Zhar's
Leganes lead Deportivo 1-0, while Watford remain 1-0 up at home to West Ham in the Premier League and Salomon Kalou's
Hertha are being held goalless by Frankfurt in the Bundesliga.
Half time in Italy, Franck Kessie's
Atalanta lead 1-0 at Napoli. In France, it's full time between Guingamp and Monaco, with the latter claiming a 2-1 away win.
An early goal by Watford's Troy Deeney sees them 1-0 up at home to Sofiane Feghouli's
West Ham United.
19h35 - Franck Kessie's
Atalanta have claimed a 1-0 lead away to Napoli thanks to a goal from Mattia Caldara.
Less than 20 minutes of regulation time left in the opening Ligue 1 match of the day, where Mustapha Diallo's
Guingamp remain 1-0 down at home to Monaco.
In five minutes we have another La Liga clash, with Nabil El Zhar
starting for Leganes at home to Deportivo La Coruna.
In 10 minutes it's the final Bundesliga match of the day, with Salomon Kalou
starting for Hertha Berlin at home to Eintracht Frankfurt.
In 15 minutes we'll have the final Premier League match of the day, with Sofiane Feghouli
and Cheikhou Kouyate
starting for West Ham United away to Watford.
We're wrapped in the second La Liga match of the day, where Aissa Mandi's
Real Betis lost 2-1 at home to Sevilla.
Done and dusted in the afternoon Premier League matches, where Idrissa Gueye
was the only African scorer, netting his first in the top flight in Everton's 2-0 win over Sunderland. Here are the other scores: Chelsea 3-1 Swansea, West Brom 2-1 Bournemouth, Hull City 1-1 Burnley and Crystal Palace 1-0 Middlesbrough.
Half time in France, where Mustapha Diallo's
Guingamp trail 1-0 at home to Monaco.
In 15 minutes we'll have the first Serie A match of the day, with Faouzi Ghoulam
and Amadou Diawara
starting for Napoli at home to Atalanta, who feature Franck Kessie
in their XI. Victor Moses'
Chelsea have extended their lead to 3-1 thanks to a goal from Diego Costa.
18h40 - Jordan Ayew
has appeared as a substitute for Swansea as they look to get back in contention against the Blues.
18h35 - Victor Moses'
Chelsea have reclaimed the lead against Swansea, they're now 2-1 up, while Oumar Niasse
has come off the bench for Hull City, who now lead Burnley 1-0.
18h30 - Mustapha Diallo's
Guingamp are 1-0 down at home to Monaco after a goal from Kamil Glik.
Done and dusted in the Bundesliga for the day, with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's
two goals helping Dortmund to a 3-0 away win over Freiburg, while Naby Keita
played 86 minutes of Leipzig's 3-1 triumph over Koln. By the way, Bayern Munich racked up an amazing 8-0 win over Hamburger.
Another goal for Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang
sees Dortmund 3-0 up away to Freiburg in the Bundesliga, while Naby Keita's
Leipzig are 3-1 up against Koln.
Kicking off at this hour we have the first Ligue 1 match of the day, which sees Mustapha Diallo
and Jordan Ikoko
start for Guingamp at home to Monaco.
Half time in the Premier League matches, where Victor Moses'
Chelsea conceded a goal to see them drawing 1-1 with Swansea.
17h45 - Idrissa Gueye
has scored his first Premier League goal to put Everton 1-0 up against Sunderland, while Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang
has netted against Freiburg to put Dortmund 2-0 ahead.
17h40 - Wilfried Zaha's
Crystal Palace now lead 1-0 at home to Middlesbrough. How Sam Allardyce needs a win in that game...
17h25 - Victor Moses'
Chelsea lead Swansea 1-0, while Allan Nyom's
Baggies are now 2-1 up against the Cherries.
Two early goals in the Premier League, both in the same game: Allan Nyom's
West Brom and Bournemouth are locked at 1-1 so far.
In 10 minutes we'll have the second La Liga match of the day, with Aissa Mandi
starting for Real Betis at home to Sevilla.
16h55 - Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's
Dortmund have a 1-0 lead away to Freiburg thanks to a goal from Greek defender Sokratis.
The final Premier League match kicking off in 10 minutes sees Allan Nyom
start for West Bromwich Albion at home to Bournemouth.
Everton v Sunderland at 17h00 sees Idrissa Gueye
start for the former, while the latter feature Lamine Kone
and Didier Ndong
, and at the KCOM Stadium Ahmed Elmohamady, Dieumerci Mbokani
and Alfred N'Diaye
start for Hull at home to Burnley.
In Germany, Naby Keita's
RB Leipzig have the lead against Koln, while another match in England in 20 minutes sees Wilfried Zaha
start for Crystal Palace at home to Middlesbrough, who have Rudy Gestede
waiting in reserve.
At 17h00 we'll have five Premier League matches getting underway. At Stamford Bridge, Victor Moses
starts for Chelsea as they host Swansea (who have Jordan Ayew
on the bench).
Kicking off right now we have five Bundesliga matches, though only two of them hold African interest: RB Leipzig feature Naby Keita
in their line-up for the visit of Koln, while Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang
starts for Borussia Dortmund away to Freiburg.