Ghanaian defending prodigy Gideon Mensah was in fine form on Friday night as he exhibited his defending cum attacking prowess for Austria Erste Liga side FC Liefering in their 3-2 away win at BW Linz.
Mensah assisted Liefering’s second on the night in the 54th minute three minutes after Enock Mwepu equalized for the lads from Salzburg.
The former WAFA player was nominated in the Erste Liga team of the week after the week two fixtures and he is likely to be nominated to the left full back position after the sterling performance against BW Linz.
Meanwhile, his former teammate at WAFA Kennedy Boateng was also in full action for SV Ried in the heart of defense as they triumph 3-2 at home against FAC Wein.
The former colleagues will come up against each other in the match day 4 fixture as FC Liefering plays host to SV Ried on Monday August 6th at the Red Bull Salzburg academy stadium in Salzburg.