Loan Watch

14th January
First team

Borja Baston scored his second goal in as many games for Alaves but a 1-1 draw with Girona wasn’t enough to prevent them being leapfrogged by Real Madrid in La Liga.

The Spaniard played 89 minutes for the Basque Country outfit, holding off a defender to volley home an equaliser from close range on 50 minutes to take his tally for the season to four.

Jordan Ayew, meanwhile, played 83 minutes for Crystal Palace in their 2-1 Premier League defeat to Watford on the weekend.

Older brother Andre, on loan at Fenerbahce, is enjoying the Turkish Super Lig’s winter break before returning to action with a cup tie against Umraniye on Thursday.

Aaron Lewis was an unused substitute for Doncaster Rovers who, after taking a two-goal lead against Wycombe Wanderers in League One, conceded twice in added time to lose 3-2.