FK Tirana XI. Sentamu is extreme right on the front row during the first leg Credit: FK Tirana media
  • UEFA Europa Qualifiers (1st Round, Return leg)
  • Thursday, 6th July 2017
  • KF Tirana (Albania) vs Maccabi Tel Aviv (Israel) – Selman Stërmasi Stadium
[/media-credit] FK Tirana XI. Sentamu is extreme right on the front row during the first leg Credit: FK Tirana media

Albanian club KF Tirana hosts Israel side Maccabi Tel Aviv in the return leg of the UEFA Europa qualifiers at the Selman Stermasi stadium in Tirana city on Thursday night.

Uganda Cranes striker Yunus Sentamu, who marked a losing debut last Thursday against the same opposition is once again expected to lead the line.

Tirana fell 2-0 with a goal in each half courtesy of Yonatan Cohen and Eliazer Dasa in the 27th and 64th minutes respectively.

[/media-credit] Yunus Sentamu slides to play the ball during Tirana’s away match in Israel Credit: FK Tirana Media

Sentamu played the game for 90 minutes and was also booked.

That particular match was also the first outing for Brazilian born head coach Ze Maria, after taking over from Albanian Mirel Josa.

Probable Line ups:

F.K Tirana XI: Ilion Lika, Marvin Turtulli, David Domgjoni, Dorian Kerciku, Erjon Hoxhallari, Elvi Berisha, Erando Karabeci, Albi Doka, Reuben Acquah, Yunus Sentamu, Merveil Valthy Ndockyt

Maccabi Tel Aviv XI: Predrag Rajkovic, Eliazer Dasa, Eitan Tibi, Tal Ben Haim, Ofir Davidzada, Shiran Yeini, Shlomi Yosef Azulay, Yonatan Cohen, Eyal Golasa, Omer Atzili, Vidar Oern Kjartansson.

David Isabirye is a senior staff writer for Kawowo Sports where he covers most of the major events.

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