Brufut Utd improves in 2nd Tier after Sporting Real batter

Monday, January 14, 2019

Brufut United has recovered in the 2018-2019 Gambia Football Federation (GFF) second division after slipping to Sporting Real in their previous league fixture.

They thrashed Lions of Banjul 3-0 in the week-six fixture played at the Father Gough Sports Complex in Manjai Kunda last Thursday.

The Brufut-based club lost to Real De Banjul feeder team 3-1 in the re-scheduled game last Monday before playing against Lions of Banjul, who lose three games in a row. They scored three excellent goals in the match without Lions of Banjul replying to bounce back in the second tier after losing to table topper Sporting Real in their last league outing.

Brufut United has now leveled on points with Gunjur United with 8 each. Gunjur drew 1-1 with Latrikunda United at the Brikama Box Bar Mini Stadium and Kiang West also drew 1-1 with Immigration at the Jarra-Soma Mini Stadium.

The draw earned Kiang West 7 points in six league matches and Immigration with 5 points after six league matches.

Bakau giant killers Steve Biko defeated Young Africans 1-0 at the Independence Stadium in Bakau on the same day. The win earned Steve Biko 8 points after six league matches and Young Africans with 6 points in six league matches as well.

Author: Lamin Darboe
Source: Picture: Brufut United Football Club