Highlights: Michael Olunga opens his account in Qatari League

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Harambee Stars star forward Michael Olunga netted his debut goal in the Qatar Stars League as Al Duhail SC won 2-0 at home against Rayyan.

Olunga netted an acrobatic strike in the 74th minute to cap off Al Duhail’s tenth win of the season after Ismaeel Mohammad had opened the scores in the first half.

Duhail sits pretty in second place following the win with 31 points from 16 matches.

Olunga had earlier in January opened his account with a hattrick in a 6-0 Cup win over Ahli Doha.

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Across Europe, meanwhile, Ismael Gonzalez came on in the 75th minute as his side Las Palmas lost 3-1 away to Almeria. This was the second time in a row the Spanish born Kenyan midfielder has come on from the bench in the Spanish second division.

Closer home, Ian Otieno and Jesse Were featured for ZESCO United in a 3-1 win over Buildcon in the Zambian League. ZESCO are up to third in the league with 28 points, a point behind league leaders Zanaco, despite having a match in hand.

Masud Juma also made a debut appearance for his new side Difaa El Jadida as they won 1-0 at home against Renaissance Club Zemamra in the Moroccan top tier league

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