Meet Lone Star’s New Head Coach

first_imgJames Salinsa Debbah, the new head coach of the Lone star, was born in Monrovia on December 14, 1967. He began his professional football career with traditional club, Mighty Barolle in 1984.In 1989, he left Liberia for Union Douala of Cameroon, where he played for only a season and moved on to France in 1990 to French side Olympique Alès.In 1991, Debbah moved to AS Monaco and played the UEFA Cup Winners’ Cup finals.A year later, he moved to Olympique Lyonnais. In 1995, Salinsa moved across French Ligue 1 to OGC Nice, where he played until 1997.In that year, Debbah moved to the Belgian League side, R.S.C. Anderlecht but later moved back to Ligue 1 for one season with Paris Saint-Germain (PSG).He played for PSG for some time and moved on to Turkish Super League side, Ankaragücü for the 1998 and 1999 seasons; afterward, he moved on to Iraklis in Greece.After a short spell with Iraklis, Debbah moved to Al-Jazeera Club in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, where he played from 2001–2003, and then moved on to Muharraq Club and played from 2003–2004 in Muharraq, Bahrain.Four years after leaving Muharraq Club, he moved on to the Indonesian Super League side, PKT Bontang for only one season. After a while, he resigned from both national and club football.Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)last_img read more

Adelaide up to fourth in A-League

first_imgAdelaide United v Wellington Phoenix Adelaide United 3 Wellington Phoenix 1: Hosts up to fourth with easy win Ryan Benson 19:22 3/30/18 FacebookTwitterRedditcopy Comments(0) adelaide-cropped Getty Images Adelaide United v Wellington Phoenix Adelaide United Wellington Phoenix A-League Wellington Phoenix suffered a fourth A-League defeat in five games on Friday, losing 3-1 to Adelaide United. Adelaide United have moved up to fourth in the A-League thanks to a straightforward 3-1 win over rock-bottom Wellington Phoenix on Friday.Phoenix held their own for much of the first half, but Adelaide broke the deadlock just before the interval and there was to no stopping the hosts from there.Johan Absalonsen opened the scoring with this third goal in as many games, evading his marker to head in a cross. Article continues below Editors’ Picks Lyon treble & England heartbreak: The full story behind Lucy Bronze’s dramatic 2019 Liverpool v Man City is now the league’s biggest rivalry and the bitterness is growing Megan Rapinoe: Born & brilliant in the U.S.A. A Liverpool legend in the making: Behind Virgil van Dijk’s remarkable rise to world’s best player United doubled their lead in the 61st minute through Ben Garuccio, who embarked on a powerful run before blasting an emphatic finish into the roof of the net from close range.And a third followed soon after – Nathan Konstandopoulos stabbing in from 10 yards after brilliantly dragging the ball away from a defender.The visitors pulled one back late on through Logan Rogerson’s penalty after Ersan Gulum tripped him, but it was too little, too late.Adelaide move up to fourth while the Phoenix remain rock bottom.Highlights: https://t.co/ri1DHIzpOc #ADLvWEL #ALeague pic.twitter.com/tQXsODkj4y— Hyundai A-League (@ALeague) March 30, 2018last_img read more