GFF appoints football legends identification committee

Monday, April 23, 2018

The Gambia Football Association has appointed a 6-man football legends identification committee tasked to identify both living and deceased football legends, submit the names and profile/citation of those they consider as legends, submit recommendations to the GFF Executive on how the identified candidates are to be honoured, submit other recommendation(s) and proposal(s) that the committee deems to be of value to the cause as well as submit a report to the GFF Executive on or before 8th of May 2018.

The eminent football personalities tasked to identify both the past and living legends are Alhaji Ousman B. Conateh as Chairman, George F. Gomez as Vice Chairman, Pap Saine, Cherno Bara Touray and Tijan Masanneh Ceesay as members while Musa Sise will serve as member/secretary.

The GFF said the identified legends who have exceptional contributions to football in the country in the past will be included into the list of “Our Legends” and honoured.

Meanwhile the football legends identification committee is expected to be inaugurated on Tuesday 24th of April 2018 at Football House in Kanifing.