Buckingham FC win Late Modou Janneh Tourney Memorial Super Cup

Monday, July 11, 2016

Buckingham FC have been crowned champions of the 2016 late Modou Janneh Memorial  inter-mediate football tournament Super Cup title  following their 4-2 penalty shootout win over Young Santos FC, after a 1-1 draw in the regulation time played at the Gunjur Nyamina Football Field on Friday.

Young Santos FC opened the tally through striker Lamin Jobe in the 5th minute after the interval.

The Palace boys responded back and levelled the scores five minutes later through striker Meene Faal.

This pushed the game into a post-match penalty shootout which ended 4-2 in favour of Buckingham FC.

As champions, Buckinham FC went home with a giant trophy and cash prize of D2,000, whilst Young Santos FC received D1,500.

Author: Lamin Darboe