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Dawda, Brix Valerenga in weekend win

May 10, 2010, 3:15 PM | Article By: Sainabou Kujabi

Gambian duo Kristian Bix and Dawda Leigh's Valerenga beat strugglers Kongsvinger 2-1 in Saturday Week Eleven clash in the Norwegian Tippeligaen.

Goals in each half from Shelton 23rd and Saeternes in the 76th minute ensured maximum three points and a boost for Valerenga title challenge.

Despite leveling the scores through Torp, a minute before half time, Kongsvinger failed to contain title challengers Valerenga at 19 points and 4th position in the standing.

In Sweden, Pa Dembo Touray's Djurgarden lost to Orebro 1-0 yesterday, leaving them 7th and 15 points in the Swedish Allsvenskan ranking.