Gambia U-20 returns with bronze from WAFU tourney

Thursday, December 12, 2019

Gambia’s under 20 national team has returned home from Guinea Conakry, after winning the  bronze medal in the 2019 WAFU zone A football tournament.

The young Scorpions defeated Sierra Leone 8-7 on penalties to secure the medal after failing to defend their crown.

Coach Matarr Mboge and his charges were decorated with bronze medals after grabbing third-spot in the annual football championship. The team won the 2018 WAFU zone A U-20 football tournament title after beating Liberia 2-1 in the final, played in Monrovia.

Author: Lamin Darboe