Gambia hosts Benin in Africa U-20 Qualifiers

Friday, May 11, 2018

Gambia National U-20 team will host Benin National U-20 team in the first leg of the 2019 Africa U-20 Youth Championship qualifiers on Sunday at the Independence Stadium in Bakau.

Young Scorpions missed qualification for the 2017 Africa U-20 Youth Championship hosted in Zambia after slipping to Guinea Conakry 2-1 on aggregate in the qualifiers. They will clash to conquer Benin convincingly in the first leg in Banjul on Sunday to fancy their dreams of qualifying for the second round of the qualifiers.

The Young Squirrels eliminated Liberia in the preliminaries to face The Gambia in the first round of the qualifiers. Benin will attempt for a convincing win over The Gambia in the first leg in Banjul on Sunday to increase their chances of qualifying for the second round of the qualifiers.

Author: Lamin Darboe