Younousse Sankhare double sees Bordeaux beat stubborn Videoton

ShareClose Comments
The Senegalese forward bagged a brace to hand Les Girondins a favourable result in the Europa League

A brace from Younousse Sankhare helped Bordeaux to a 2-1 win over Videoton in the Europa League third qualifying round, first leg encounter.

Sankhare’s 18th and 33rd minute strikes earned Jocelyn Gourvennec ‘s side a slim advantage going into the return leg.

The French side looked comfortable for much of Thursday's game at Nouveau Stade de Bordeaux, with Bordeaux indebted to goalkeeper Benoit Costil for restricting Danko Lazovic from wreaking havoc.

Article continues below

With Marko Scepovic getting a goal for the visitors, the second leg billed for Sóstói Stadion promises to be explosive as a ticket for the next round is at stake.

Next article:
ISL 2017-18 Delhi Dynamos' Miguel Angel Portugal - Must not sign too old popular players
Next article:
FIFA closes Neymar's Barcelona bonus case
Next article:
Terengganu climbs to the top of the table
Next article:
Why Chelsea boss Conte should stop using Hazard as a false nine
Next article:
FIFA 18 apology rules: The 'official' forfeits for when you lose to your mates