Coach Saintfiet to unveil AFCON qualifier squad tomorrow

Thursday, March 14, 2019

Gambia national senior team coach Tom Saintfiet will unveil his squad for their crunch 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers away to Algeria at the Football House in Kanifing tomorrow. Scorpions will play the Desert Foxes on 22 March in Blida.

Coach Saintfiet will select a solid team to face the Desert Foxes, who already secured qualification to the continent’s bi-annual biggest football fray after bagging 10 points in five group games.

The Scorpions must trounce the North African giants and hope Benin loss at home to Togo to make their first-ever appearance in the Africa Cup of Nations to be hosted in Egypt later this year.

Gambia are currently occupying bottom-place in group D of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers with only 5 points in five group outings after winning one match, drew two and lose two.

 

Author: Lamin Darboe