Savage nets fifth goal for HJK

Scorpions international Demba Savage scored his fifth league goal of the season as leaders HJK Helsinki beat Ebrima Sohna’s VPS 3-0 in the Finnish Veikkausliiga at the weekend.

The 29-year-old former Gambia Ports Authority and BK Häcken winger was on target in the 32nd minute to hand HJK a clean sheet and send the capital club 13 points clear at the top of the league table.

Elsewhere in Sweden, striker Pa Amat Dibba netted his eight goal of the season in Hammarby IF’s 1-1 derby draw against AIK.

The Scorpions international opened the scoring after 12 minutes but the visitors fired back to pull level just before the break.

Hammarby currently lie 9th on the 16-team Allsvenskan table with 30 points after 22 appearances.