Ghanaian defender Joseph Adjei was adjudged man-of-the match in Malkiya FC goalless draw with Al Hala within the Bahraini Cup on Saturday night.
The Yellow and Green lads failed to advance to the subsequent stage of the competitors regardless of holding Al Hala to a goalless stalemate in entrance of their vociferous crowd on the Stād al-Bahrayn al-Watanī.
It was nonetheless a strong defensive display of the guests – with the versatile former Wa All Stars guardsman within the thick of occasions as he caught the eye of match assessors.
The 23-year-old was introduced because the Man of the Match just before the tip of the game as a reward for one more spectacular display for the Malkiya-based facet.
Malkiya will now flip their consideration to having nice campaign within the AFC Champions League once they play Omani outfit Al Suwaiq on February 27.
Adjei joined Malkiya FC late final year after ending his brief stint with American second-tier facet Oklahoma City Energy.