Harambee Stars defender Joseph Okumu played the entire game as IF Elfsborg edged out IFK Göteborg 0-1 in the Swedish Allsvenskan 2020 season opener on Sunday.
28-year-old Swedish international Per Frick scored the lone goal in the 45th minute, burying the ball in the top right corner of the net.
— IF Elfsborg (@IFElfsborg1904) June 14, 2020
Okumu, who is beginning his second season with “The Yellow Ones,” was pleased with the positive start.
“Feels great to kick off the season with three points,” the former Chemelil Sugar FC defender tweeted after the encounter.
Feels great to kick off the season with three points
— Joseph Stanley Okumu (@okumu_stanley) June 14, 2020
The Swedish top flight 2020 season delayed kickoff due the Coronavirus pandemic.