Saturday Dec 09, 2017. 18:40
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, 9 December 2017.
All times CAT
We end off this evening's live coverage with news of the full time scores from the Premier League. Steve Mounie's
brace helped Huddersfield beat Brighton 2-0 and Wilfried Bony's
late strike secured a crucial 1-0 win for Swansea at home to West Brom. Here are the other full time scores: Burnley 1-0 Watford, Crystal Palace 2-2 Bournemouth and Tottenham 5-1 Stoke.
Half time in Ligue 1's early match, where PSG (who are without the suspended Neymar) lead Lille 1-0.
La Liga's mid-evening match kicks off at 19h30 and sees Deportivo La Coruna host Leganes, who have Morocco's Nabil El Zhar
in their starting line-up. In the Premier League, Wilfried Bony
has scored a potentially massive goal for Swansea to see them lead 1-0 at home to West Brom.
18h35 - Yassine Benzia's
Lille are now 1-0 down at PSG in Ligue 1, while Mame Biram Diouf
and Eric Choupo-Moting
are having a day to forget as their Stoke City team trails 5-0 at Tottenham.
Full time in the Bundesliga matches, where Leon Balogun's
Mainz held Naby Keita's
RB Leipzig 2-2, KP Boateng's
Frankfurt lost 1-0 at home to Bayern, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's
goal was not enough for Dortmund as they lost 2-1 at home to Werder Bremen and Hamburger were held 0-0 by Wolfsburg.
Still goalless in the first half of the Ligue 1 match between PSG and Lille, who also have the likes of Yves Bissouma
and Herve Koffi
on their bench.
18h10 - Eric Choupo-Moting's
Stoke are now 2-0 down away to Tottenham, with the Premier League matches well into the second half now.
18h00 - Achraf Hakimi
has got a goal to help Real Madrid lead 5-0 against Sevilla on the cusp of half time, while Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's
Dortmund have dropped behind again in their match at home to Bremen - the visitors lead 2-1 with about 20 minutes to play.
Our second African goal scorer is Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang
, who has struck an equaliser for Dortmund to see them drawing 1-1 with Werder Bremen.
Half time in the afternoon Premier League matches, where Steve Mounie's
two goals for Huddersfield are the highlight from an African perspective. Here are the scores at the interval: Burnley 1-0 Watford, Crystal Palace 2-2 Bournemouth, Huddersfield 2-0 Brighton, Swansea 0-0 West Brom and Tottenham 1-0 Stoke.
17h45 - Wilfried Zaha's
Palace back on level terms with Bournemouth thanks to a penalty from Luka Milivojevic, while Steve Mounie
has another goal to see Huddersfield lead 2-0 against Brighton. Kicking off in 15 minutes we'll have the early Ligue 1 match, which sees Yassine Benzia
and Nicolas Pepe
start for Lille away to Paris Saint-Germain.
17h40 - Achraf Hakimi's
Real Madrid have claimed a 2-0 lead against Sevilla, with none other than Cristiano Ronaldo finding the back of the net.
17h30 - Mame Biram Diouf's
Stoke City trail 1-0 at Tottenham after an own goal from Ryan Shawcross.
Half time in the Bundesliga's afternoon matches, where Naby Keita
remains on the bench but his RB Leipzig hold a 2-1 lead over Leon Balogun's
Mainz 05. In Spain, Achraf Hakimi's
Real Madrid lead Sevilla 1-0 thanks to an early goal from Nacho.
17h15 - Leon Balogun's
Mainz are back on level terms with Naby Keita's
Leipzig at 1-1, while Wilfried Zaha's
Crystal Palace have gone 1-0 down against Bournemouth. Steve Mounie
is the first African goal scorer of the day, having just put Huddersfield 1-0 up at home to Brighton.
Goals in Germany, where Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's
Dortmund are 1-0 down to Werder Bremen, KP Boateng's
Frankfurt trail 1-0 at home to Bayern and Leon Balogun's
Mainz are 1-0 behind at RP Leipzig.
At 17h15 we'll have kick-off in the early evening La Liga match in Spain, which sees Achraf Hakimi
start for Real Madrid at home to Sevilla.
16h40 - Steve Mounie
and Elias Kachunga
start fir Huddersfield at home to Brighton, Wilfried Bony
faces up to Ahmed Hegazy
and Allan Nyom
in the Swansea v West Bromwich Albion match and Stoke feature Eric Choupo-Moting
and Mame Biram Diouf
in attack for their trip to Tottenham Hotspur.
Coming up at 17h00 are no less than five Premier League matches, with the early kick-off having seen Andre Ayew's
West Ham United secure a surprise 1-0 win over Victor Moses'
Chelsea. One of the five fixtures sees Wilfried Zaha
and Jeff Schlupp
start for Crystal Palace at home to Bournemouth (who have Benik Afobe
on the bench).
We open today's ASW with team news coming out of Germany's Bundesliga, where four matches are kicking off right now. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang
leads the line for Borussia Dortmund at home to Werder Bremen, who have Ishak Belfodil
on the bench.
starts for Eintracht Frankfurt at home to Bayern Munich, while Leon Balogun
and Jean-Philippe Gbamin
start for Mainz 05 away to RB Leipzig, who have Naby Keita
on the bench.