GFF to introduce professional league in 2020-2021

Thursday, November 22, 2018

Gambia Football Federation (GFF) will introduce professional league in the country in 2020-2021 season, according to the news emanating from Football House in Kanifing.

The Federation revealed that, membership for the professional league will be opened to any clubs in the country and will be run by an independent body.  Professionalizing in the domestic league will increase competition, spectators, ambiance and revenue for the Federation during league matches.

It will  improve performance of the country’s representatives in the CAF football club competitions, the champions league and Confederations cup respectively after Gambian clubs struggled in the previous competitions.

Author: Lamin Darboe