The Sfaxien team won a
precious 2-0 victory over Esperance in the match that was held today,
Wednesday, at the Taib El Mehairi Stadium in Sfax, in the eighth round of the
Tunisian Football League 2020-2021.
Sfaxien scored a double,
Walid Karoui in the 36th minute of the match, and Nigerian Kingsley Edo in the
Esperance failed to reach
the goal of Sfaxien thanks to the strong defense, and the match witnessed the
expulsion of Abdelkader Badran, the Esperance defender, in the 84th minute.
Sfaxien raised its score
to the 13th point in third place in the Tunisian league table and still has two
postponed matches, while Esperance froze at 16 points in first place, and
suffered the first defeat in the league after 5 wins and a single draw.
In the rest matches, Mostakbal Suleiman team defeated JS Kairouan 3-2, while Benzarti beat
Olympic Béja with a clean goal.
Mostaqbal Rajeesh beat Al-Ittihad Al-Monastri
with a clean goal, while the southern derby match between USM Tataouine and US-Ben
Guerdane ended in a goalless draw.