Tanzanian international Mbwana Samatta pulled one goal for Aston Villa as his side stumbled to a 2-1 defeat in the charging arrows of Bournemouth in their Saturday’s premier league tie at Vitality Stadium.

AstonVilla Striker Mbwana Samatta. Photo/Courtesy

The Taifa Stars captain joined the Villa Park outfit this January from Belgian club Genk and was afforded his first appearance against Leicester in a tie which his side advanced into the final of the competition.

10-man Bournemouth battled their way past Aston Villa to go above their opponents into 16th position thanks to Goals from Philip Billing and Nathan Ake which was enough to earn them a win despite a last-gasp debut goal for Mbwana Samatta.

AstonVilla Striker Mbwana Samatta. Photo/Courtesy

The 27-year-old striker becomes first player in Tanzania to net a goal in the top-tier English premier league as well as playing for an EPL side.

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