Emirates News Agency – “Asian Football Association” nominates Laba Kodjo and Kornado to shine in the Champions League


KUALA LUMPUR, SEPTEMBER 13, / WAM / The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) considered the Togolese player Laba Kodjo, the Al Ain striker, to be one of the most prominent strikers who deserve to be watched in the group stage of the AFC Champions League, which will resume its competitions tomorrow “Monday” for the western region of the continent in a complex and will continue until the twenty-fifth. Of this month.

The AFC official website stated that “Codjo” had joined Al Ain last year from the Moroccan Berkane renaissance after he led his team to the final of the Confederation Cup in the 2018-2019 season, and that the dangerous striker managed to score 19 goals in his first 19 matches in the championship. The Arab Gulf League, which was not completed last season due to the Corona pandemic, including 4 goals in one match against Fujairah, in addition to a fifth goal that he made in the same match, which ended in favor of Al Ain with a score of 1/7 .. and confirmed that Laba Kudjo is able to make strong performances that bring points To his team in order to improve his ranking in the table.

On the other hand, the same site praised the Brazilian player Igor Kornado, the game maker of Sharjah Club, who was chosen the best foreign player in the UAE League for the 2019/2018 season and returned to the team in the Champions League after a long absence as a result of injury.

The site stressed that the 28-year-old led Sharjah to win the league title in the 2018-2019 season after scoring 24 goals and making 21 goals in a total of 37 matches he participated in .. The match will be against Al-Duhail tomorrow, Tuesday, in the third round. From his first group stage in the history of the AFC Champions League, where he did not participate in the first and second rounds of injury, and he is expected to pose a great danger to all competitors in the presence of his compatriot Wilton Suarez with him in the same team.

WAM / Amin Al-Dubli / Asim Al-Khouli


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