GFF applauds Yakarr Football Academy founder

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Gambia Football Federation (GFF) Women’s football coordinator Sainey Sissohore has applauded the founder of Yakarr Football Academy Adama Jarju for her benevolent efforts in the development of women football in the country.

Sissohore was speaking at the Yakarr Football Academy football festival held in Siffoe village over the weekend. She assured Adama that she would continue to render support to the academy.

Sissohore urged the young girls to keep working hard to realize their dreams in their football career.

She commended Adama Tamba, Isatou Jallow and Mariama Malack who are absolutely wonderful players in the country’s women domestic league.

For his part, Secretary General of Yakarr Football Academy, Lamin Badjie said many parents don’t allow their daughters to play football, saying that football is only meant for men.

Author: Lamin Gibba