Combined Security clinches GPA Inter-departmental tourney title

Friday, January 18, 2019

Combined Security has been crowned champions of Gambia Ports Authority (GPA) inter-departmental football tournament after beating the Ferry Department on penalties in the final played at the KG5 Mini Stadium on Monday.

The tournament was organised by Gambia Ports Authority Staff Association (GPASA) featuring eight teams within GPA.

The final produced brilliant display of skills and talents but the normal time failed to produce a winner. This pushed the match into a spot-kick, which ended in favour of Combined Security.

As winners, combined Security were beatified with a giant trophy and Cash prize of D20, 000 while Ferry Department received D15, 000 as the runners-up.

 Speaking to reporters shortly after the game, president of GPA Staff Association Mbye Jeng said the tournament was organised to foster unity among the stakeholders within GPA.

He stated that the tournament was name after GPA Managing Director, adding that it was organised to foster unity among staff.

Mr. Jeng applauded all participating teams for demonstrating high sense of maturity throughout the tournament. 

Author: Lamin Gibba
Source: Picture: Champions Combine security team