European Club Troyes Celebrates Mama Balde’s Goal for Guinea-Bissau against Nigeria
Balde Scores Winner for Guinea-Bissau
Guinea-Bissau forward Mama Balde, who plays his club football for European Club Troyes, scored the only goal in the match against Nigeria in the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier on Friday. Balde scored for Guinea-Bissau in the 29th minute of the game to give his team a 1-0 win over their opponents.
Guinea-Bissau Tops Group A
Thanks to Balde’s goal, Guinea-Bissau moved to the top of group A with seven points after three games. His goal was a crucial one and could make a significant difference in the country’s quest to qualify for the AFCON.
Troyes Congratulates Balde
Troyes, the French club where Balde currently plays, took to Twitter to congratulate the forward after his match-winning goal. The club tweeted, “Mama Balde holder and victorious with the Djurtus of Guinea-Bissau. Facing Nigeria, our striker offered victory to his team thanks to an achievement in the 29th minute of play (0-1)!”
Balde Hopes for Repeat Performance in Return Leg
Balde will hope to lead Guinea-Bissau to another victory when they host the Super Eagles in the return leg of the qualifier on Monday. The forward’s contribution will be crucial once again, and his club will be rooting for him to succeed in securing another crucial win for his national team.