Former Kotoko midfielder Maxwell Baakoh showcased his prowess in the Algerian Ligue 1 on Friday, playing a pivotal role in USM Khenchela’s impressive win against MC El Bayadh.
In a highly anticipated clash, Baakoh stood out as the standout player for the home side. Despite an early lead secured by USM Khenchela through Ilyes Yaiche in the 11th minute, it was Baakoh who stole the spotlight. His crucial goal in added time sealed a 2-0 victory for the team.
This outstanding performance has propelled USM Khenchela to the seventh spot on the league table with 13 points after nine games. Meanwhile, MC El Bayadh holds the third position with 14 points after the same number of matches.
Looking ahead, USM Khenchela is gearing up for a challenging away match against league leaders MC Alger scheduled for December 16th.
Simultaneously, MC El Bayadh is set to face USM Alger at home on December 15th in their upcoming fixtures.
Watch Maxwell Baakoh’s goal below: