Darboe Kunda Utd wins Sanyang league title

Wednesday, January 03, 2018

Darboe Kunda United FC on Sunday defeated FC Barcelona 4-1 on penalties, after a goalless draw in regular time at the Sanyang Football Field to lift the 2017 Darboe Jula’s Real Estate Agency-sponsored Sanyang Nawettan league title.

Both sides made a sloppy start to the game but later regrouped themselves, upped their game and created some goal scoring opportunities but the regulation time failed to produce a winner.

This pushed the game into a penalty shootout, which ended 4-1 in favour of Darboe Kunda United FC.

As the champions, Darboe Kunda United FC walked away with a giant trophy, 25 medals and cash prize of D15, 000, whilst FC Barcelona received D10, 000 as the runners up.

Meanwhile, Reliance FC beat Real Madrid FC on penalties following their 1-1 draw in the regular time to clinch the 2017 Sanyang knock out title.

As the champions, Reliance FC went home with a giant trophy and cash prized of D10, 000, whilst Real Madrid received D5, 000 as the runners up.

Author: Lamin Darboe
Source: Picture: LangTombong Tamba taking the kick-off