Baba Rahman gutted with Studying vs QPR draw, delighted to make debut

The 27-year-old Ghana worldwide was handed his first begin at left-back since becoming a member of the Royals as they battled to a 3-3 draw

Studying defender Abdul Rahman Baba was upset after his aspect had been held to a 3-3 draw by Queens Park Rangers in an EFL Championship fixture on Saturday, though he was completely happy to make his first look for his new membership.

The Ghana worldwide, who signed for the Royals for all the 2021-22 marketing campaign however on-loan from Chelsea on switch deadline day, was handed his debut by supervisor Veljko Paunovic and went on to impress regardless of the workforce conceding two late objectives at Madejski Stadium.

It was QPR who took the lead within the eleventh minute when Michael Morrison scored into his personal internet however John Swift levelled the scores for Studying within the thirty fifth minute after sliding in a cross from Ovie Ejaria.

The house workforce then took the lead for the primary time within the recreation within the sixty fourth minute courtesy of Swift and he later made it 3-1 within the 77th minute.

Nonetheless, a late rally by QPR noticed them rating two objectives courtesy of Andre Grey within the 79th minute and Stefan Johansen in stoppage time to grab a draw.

The 27-year-old Baba, who signed a brand new cope with Chelsea earlier than shifting to the Royals, was left gutted with they might not pay money for the three factors however was additionally delighted to make his debut.

“Delighted with my debut at present [Saturday] however gutted we couldn’t maintain on for all three factors,” Baba wrote on his social media pages.

“We now have to alter that on Tuesday. The followers had been additionally superb until the tip.”

Nigeria midfielder Tom Dele-Bashiru was additionally handed his full residence debut by Studying and he offered the help for the second objective scored by Swift.

Reacting to the result of the sport, Royals coach Paunovic praised the workforce for scoring incredible objectives however warned them to cease conceding so simply.

“There have been a number of positives in our second-half efficiency, however I am unable to deny that it seems like a defeat,” Paunovic mentioned as quoted by the membership’s official website.

“We had been on the verge of profitable three factors. However once more conceding three objectives…it’s a must-fix, we should handle it. It’s a precedence and urgency for our workforce. We scored a number of objectives however we have now to cease the bleeding.

“We could have video games like this. Within the first half, we didn’t play nicely in any respect; within the second half we managed to play towards an excellent workforce who’re in superb kind proper now.

“The three objectives we scored at present – they had been items of artwork. However we have to repair the defence and we’d like urgency at this level.”

Studying will host Peterborough of their subsequent league task on Wednesday.

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