Newton FC crowned Kuloro noran champions

Wednesday, September 04, 2019

Newtown FC of Kuloro were last Saturday crowned champions by Kuloro Youth and Sports Committee following their victory over last year’s champions Tottenham FC.

The colorful final also marked a very emotional moment for everyone as the final was dedicated to two falling brothers Wandifa Sonko and Dodou Barry, who both dedicated their lives towards sports development in Kuloro.

The final was well attended by high profile sports personalities and other dignitaries including chief guest of honor Lamin Saidy (Lance), Juldeh Barry a sports veteran, Lamin Dibba councilor Pirang ward, Albert Silva chairperson Kombo East District Sports Committee, Omar Bah KEYCDA board chairperson, Mutar Barry manager Kuloro senior town team and Kombo East District zonal team as well as members of late falling brothers.

Sulayman Gassama scored the only goal of the final for Newtown FC in the 4 minute with a fantastic long range free kick.

As winners, Newtown went home with D15,000 while runners up Tottenham received D10,000.