Real De Banjul lead GFF 1st domestic league despite GAF’s triumph

Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Real De Banjul are still leading the 2016-2017 Gambia Football Federation domestic division one league table despite losing to Gambia Armed Forces in the week-ten fixtures played at the Serrekunda East Mini Stadium on Saturday.

The City boys have won their six opening league fixtures before their 2-0 defeat to the soldiers at the weekend.

Gambia Armed Forces are second spot in the top flight following their 2-0 win over Real De Banjul to close gap on City boys in the summit.

Current league champions Gambia Ports Authority and FF Cup champions Bombada both dropped three vital points after losing to Tallinding United and Serrekunda United at the weekend.

The Ferry boys lost to the Serrekunda-based outfit by 2 goals to one; the Sateyba-based outfit also lost to the Tallinding-based outfit 2-0 at the weekend.

Bombada moved one place above safety after their stunning 5-2 win over Bakau giant killers Steve Biko in the week-ten fixtures played at the weekend following their woeful start to the country’s domestic division one league campaign.

Bakau giant killers Steve Biko dropped to second-place from bottom in the top flight after their 5-2 defeat to Bombada in the week-ten fixtures played at the weekend.

Gamtel are still flopping bottom-place in the top flight after losing to the newly-promoted side Marimoo 1-0 at the Serrekunda East Mini Stadium at the weekend.

The following is the 2016-2017 Gambia Football Federation domestic division one league week-ten standings:

Real De Banjul 18 points;  Gambia Armed Forces 17 points; Marimoo 16 points; Tallinding United 13 points; Gambia Ports Authority 12 points;  Hawks 12 points; Serrekunda United 9 points; Brikama United 9 points; Samger 9 points; Bombada 6 points; Steve Biko 6 points; and Gamtel 5 points.  

Author: Lamin Darboe