Ebenezer Assifuah’s two assists not enough for Sion

Ghanaian forward Ebenezer Assifuah assisted two goals for his Sion side in their UEFA Europa League game on Wednesday.

Assifuah was handed a start for Sion against Braga away from home and played 76 minutes before being replaced by Geoffrey Mujangi Bia.

The Ghana international’s set up for Sion’s two goals was not enough as his team was eliminated from the round of 32 on aggregate results after Wednesday’s game ended in a 2-2 draw.

Sion forward Assifuah vs Braga

 

Theofanis Gekas scored the opening goal for Sion with Josue equalizing from the penalty spot for home team Braga. Gekas completed a brace to restore Sion’s lead taking them into the interval leading by 2-1.

Nikola Stojiljkovic scored three minutes after the break to put the game at 2-2 with both teams failing to score again.

Braga won the first leg away from home by 2-1 and qualified to the round of 16 with a 4-3 aggregate scoreline.

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