Newly promoted Allsvenskan side AFC Eskilstuna, have achieved their first win of the season defeating Kalmar FF 2-1 on Saturday.
A goal from Nigeria forward Chidi Dauda Omeje in the 48th min cancelled out Kalmar’s Senegalese striker Papa Alioune Diouf opener in the 8th minute before the home team double their scoreline to win it in the 78th min from Ludvig Ohman.
First front bottom, in the Swedish top flight Michael Jolley, who recently take charge of the team have only lost twice but they have gone all season without a win in 14 attempts before this victory, losing 10 games with four draws.
The victory might just turn their season around as the locked down in a deep fight against relegation.
Sierra Leone international, Mohamed Buya Turay (pictured), who has scored three times this season in twelve appearances, was in action as they put up a spirited fight to registered first Allsvenskan victory at home and all season.
Turay had a great opportunity to give AFC the lead, but was unable to finish the game.
“We have won the first victory in Allsvenskan and it is a historic moment for the club, and we are very happy.
“But this is just one step and we have to quickly reload and think about the future because we have fifteen very important matches left,” said coach Michael Jolley after the match.
Their next Allsvenskan will them travel to Kalmar for the second phase of the top flight action on Jul 23 at the Gasten Konstgras stadium.
Match fact: AFC Eskilstuna – Kalmar FF 2-1 (0-1)
0-1 (8) Papa Alioune Diouf
1-1 (47) Chidi Dauda Omeje
2-1 (78) Ludvig Öhman-Silwerfeldt
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