Gambia, CAR int’l friendly kick-off time released

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

The kick-off time of the proposed international friendly match between Gambia’s senior national team and the Central African Republic has been scheduled at 4:30 pm on Saturday 24th March, at the Independence Stadium in Bakau.

The Scorpions are expected to use the much-anticipated international friendly encounter against Central African Republic to prepare themselves battle ready for their crunch 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers at home to Algeria in September, this year.

The Gambia are bottom-place in group D of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifiers with zero point after losing to Benin 1-0 in their opening group match in Cotonou in June last year.

The Fauves, on the other hand, will also use the international friendly tie against The Gambia to prepare themselves fit enough for their crucial 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers away to Guinea Conakry in September this year.

Central African Republic are second-place in group H of the 2019 Africa cup of Nations qualifiers with 3 points after beating Rwanda 2-1 in their opening group match in Bangui last June.