Red Star demolish Reliance to snatch Gunjur Knock out trophy

Thursday, June 29, 2017

Red Star Family FC opened the scores through striker Yusupha Barrow alias Beckham in the 34th minute of the game from the 2016 Super Nawettan best player Salifu Bojang alias Bapa brilliant free-kick to fire home the opener for the red boys.

Moment later, Red Star FC found themselves 2-0 up when striker Yusupha Barrrow alias Beckham netted his second goal in the 38th minute of the game after capitalizing on Reliance Financial Services FC net-minder Bubacarr Daffeh’s blunder to dash financial dealers hopes of coming back to their feet.

Striker Yaya Touray alias Rapa pulled out one for Reliance Financial Services FC few minutes before half time from penalty spot after Red Star Family FC player handled the ball inside the area.

 Red Star Family FC went to the break with a 2-1 advantage.

Striker Yusupha Barrow alias Beckham scored the third goal after, the interval to complete his hat-trick before substitute Sainey Gibba sealed the victory in the dying minute of the game to inspire Red Star Family FC to Gunjur Knock out title.

As the champions, Red Star Family FC were decorated with a giant trophy and cash prized of D9, 000, whilst Reliance Financial Services FC pocketed D6, 000 as the runners-up.

The Knock out trophy was presented to Red Star Family FC captain Yusupha Barrow alias Beckham by the deputy permanent secretary at the Ministry of Higher Education, Research Science and Technology, Madi Jatta.