Brikama Utd fluffs Real De Banjul to boost league title hopes

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Brikama United, Sunday defeated Real De Banjul 1-0 in the week twenty-four match played at the Independence Stadium in Bakau to boost their 2018-2019 Gambia Football Federation (GFF) domestic division one league title hopes.

The Sateyba boys slipped to Fortune one nil before rubbing shoulders with the city-boys, who defeated Hawks 1-0 in the all-Banjul derby match. Both sides needed maximum points to increase their hopes of clinching the league title and cause series of assault at each other’s goal mouth.

Brikama United opened the scores through prolific striker Momodou Bojang in the 68th minute of the match from an astonishing header, which eventually proved to the winner for them.

Real De Banjul reacted for an equalizer but couldn’t penetrate Brikama United’s formidable defence line thus the game ended 1-0 in favour of Brikama United.  

They now secured 40 points after twenty-four league outings and Real De Banjul with 39 points in twenty-four league matches.

Author: Arfang M.S Camara