United and Latrikunda United have snatched vital victories to improve their
status in the 2017-2018 Gambia Football Federation second division, after
slumping performances in the second tier prior to the New Year break.
The Gunjur-based football club and Latrikunda German-based football clubs are both flopping in the country’s second tier with 4 and 5 points respectively.
Gunjur United and Latrikunda United both knew that a defeat against Lions of Banjul and Immigration will dash their hopes of staying in the second tier next season and they came all out to secure slender wins to improve their status in the league.
Gunjur United defeated Lions of Banjul 1-0 at the Brikama Box Bar Mini Stadium; while Latrikunda United beat Immigration 2-1 at the Serrekunda East Mini Stadium.
Brufut United missed the chance to extend their lead in the second tier following their 1-1 draw with Kexx United in the-all West Coast Region derby played at the Box Bar Mini Stadium in Brikama.
Wallidan drew goalless with Red Hawks at the Independence Stadium in Bakau and Serrekunda East Bi edged-past Serrekunda United 1-0 in the Serrekunda derby at the Serrekunda East Mini Stadium.
Elsewhere, Samger beat BK Milan 2-1 at the Brikama Box Bar Mini Stadium.