Gambia U-23 trounces Morocco in int’l friendly

Friday, January 11, 2019

Gambia national Under 23 team Wednesday defeated Morocco 1-0 in an international friendly match played at the Independence Stadium in Bakau.

The Junior Scorpions were forced to a goalless stalemate by the Young Atlas Lions in the first encounter before their Wednesday brawl. The host secured victory thanks to their lone goal in the match after a goalless draw in the first encounter played over the weekend.

The visitors responded for an equalizer but couldn’t break through the Young Scorpions solid defence line thus the game ended 1-0.

Author: Lamin Darboe