Banjul Utd slip in Banjul derby brawl

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Banjul United on Monday slipped to Real De Banjul in the all-Banjul derby fixture of the 2017-2018 Gambia Football Federation domestic division one league, after their 1-0 defeat to Real De Banjul in the week-five fixture played at the Independence Stadium in Bakau.

The defeat was Banjul United’s second only defeat in the top flight following their 2-0 loss to Gambia Ports Authority in their previous fixture, after winning their two opening league matches.

Real De Banjul drew 1-1 with Brikama United in their previous league matches before their Banjul derby fixture with Banjul United.

The victory has earned Real De Banjul 8 points in five league matches and Banjul have 7 points in five league matches, after losing their two previous league matches.

Bombada drew 1-1 with Marimoo at the Brikama Mini Stadium on the same day to register their second successive draw in the top flight.

Bombada have bagged 2 points, after four league matches with a game in hand against rivals Brikama United, but while they were down two nil, the game was called off due to darkness at the Brikama Box Bar Mini Stadium.

Marimoo have 6 points in five league matches.

Author: Lamin Darboe
Source: Picture: Real De Banjul