Sabah player Tiemoko Fofana was injured in the match with Zira in the 15th round of the Azerbaijani Premier League.

According to , the 21-year-old striker made statements about his condition:

"I feel the same. Broken teeth can't stop me from doing what I love the most. I have to adjust to the future now. I will be able to train in two days. I'm sorry I couldn't help my teammates in the match with Zira."

Fofana said he had suffered a more serious injury before and that the current injury was a small thing for him.

The match ended in a 2: 2 draw. Tiemoko Fofana collided with rival football player Hajiaga Hajili in that match. Three teeth of the African player were broken and stitches were thrown on his lips.