Falcons wins SESDO super cup

Thursday, August 09, 2018

Falcons football club have been crowned champions of the 2018 Serrekunda East Development Organization super cup final after defeating knockout champions Bantaba by 4-1 on post-match penalty shootout on Friday.

The two teams played a deadlock match in the regulation time at the Serrekunda East mini Stadium on Friday night.

The well-contested final brought together dozens of football fans in Serrekunda and the surroundings.   Africell, Senegambia Real Estate and Best Company LTD bankrolled this year’s super cup final.

The well attended final was graced by Africell’s Musa Ceesay, GFF Secretary General Lamin Jassey, National Assembly Member for Latrikunda Sabiji and the Councillor of Abuko ward Pa Lamin Gibba.

Both teams created some goal scoring opportunities in regulation time but could not capitalise on them, leading to a post-match penalty shootout which ended 4-1 in favour of league champions Falcons.

As champions, Falcons walked away with D15, 000 while runners-up Bantaba pocketed a consolation prize of D10, 000. The best fans club Ebbeh Gi went home with D2, 000 and the most discipline team Milan Rose bagged D2, 000.   

Author: Lamin Gibba & Sanna Jallow
Source: Picture: Champions Falcons Football team