Action resumes in 2nd Division today after New Year break

Wednesday, January 03, 2018

Action is set to restart in the 2017-2018 Gambia Football Federation second division, after the New Year break.

As part of week-eight fixtures today, Wednesday 3 January 2018, Brufut United will host Kexx United in the all-West Coast Region derby clash at the Brikama Box Bar Mini Stadium.

The Brufut-based football club is currently topping the second tier with 15 points in seven league matches, and will eye to beat Kexx United to maintain their position at the summit.

The Wellingara-based football club is third in the second tier with 12 points in seven league matches, and will contest to trounce Brufut United to level points with the Brufut-based football club in the second tier league standings.

Immigration will face struggling side Latrikunda United at the Serrekunda East Mini Stadium.

Immigration is mid-table in the second tier with 6 points, after seven league matches, and will vie to beat Latrikunda United to improve their position in the league standings.

Latrikunda United are struggling in the second tier with only 4 points, after seven league matches and will brawl to bounce back after their previous league failings.

Elsewhere, Red Hawks will rub shoulders with Wallidan in the all-Banjul derby fixture at the Independence Stadium.

Red Hawks are mid-table in the second division with 8 points, and will aim to defeat Wallidan to increase their chances of staying in the second tier for yet another season.

Wallidan are fourth in the second tier with 12 points in seven league matches, and will compete to whip Red Hawks to pile pressure on league leaders Brufut United.

Author: Lamin Darboe
Source: Picture: Second division league leaders Brufut United