Real de Banjul coach still confident of title bit

Thursday, May 30, 2019

Real de Banjul head coach Musa Njie said despite their defeat against Brikama United on Sunday, his team is still confident of winning the GFF Premier League.

They were handed their fourth defeat of the league season as they were beaten 1-0 by Brikama United on Sunday in a game played at the Independent Stadium in Bakau.

Brikama United striker, Momodou Bajang’s fine header in the 69th minute was the only goal of the encounter as both teams chase for the 2019 GFF title.

The City Boys gaffer further said that the defeat to Brikama United is not the end of their hopes for the title race this year, noting that they will continue to fight up to the end.  “This year’s title race is between us, Brikama United and Gambia Armed Forces despite our loss to our tight competitor. For us at Real de Banjul, we are going to fight extra hard to win the title,” he said.

Real de Banjul, is faced with a major setback following star player, Pa Modou Sohna’s trail in Morocco with FUS de Rabat but Coach Njie noted that “Pa Modou’s absence might not affect the team as there are capable players to fill his position.

According to him, they registered their fourth defeat this season through mistakes, adding that in football, mistakes must occur for someone to win, that they will go back to the training ground to rectify their mistakes as well as go all out for the title. 

Author: Arfang M.S. Camara