Banjul derby in GFF 2nd division

Friday, November 10, 2017

Lions of Banjul will rub shoulders with Young Africans in all-the Banjul derby clash of the 2017-2018 Gambia Football Federation second division today, Friday 10 November 2017, at the Independence Stadium in Bakau.

Young Africans finished mid-table in the second tier last season, and will scuffle to spank Lions of Banjul to grip the maximum points.

Lions Banjul, who lost top flight promotion final to Fortune FC last season, will strive to pound Young Africans to secure the vital three points.

Elsewhere, newly-promoted Gunjur United side will host relegated  Serrekunda United in the other week-one fixtures at the Box Bar Mini Stadium in Brikama on the same day.

Gunjur United gained promotion to the second tier last season, after winning the West Coast Regional third division league title.

The Gunjur-based club will target to edge-past Serrekunda United to claim their first victory in the second tier in their debut season.

Serrekunda United were demoted to the second tier last season, after a woeful performance in the top flight last season.

The Serrekunda-based club will fight tooth and nail to beat Gunjur United to snatch the vital three points. 

Author: Lamin Darboe