Red Star Family dazes Sunderland in Gunjur Nawettan

Friday, September 06, 2019

Red Star Family, Wednesday defeated Sunderland 2-0 in the 2019 Gunjur nawettan, played at the Gunjur Upper and Senior Secondary School football field.

The Red Star boys came into the match with 1 point following their goalless draw with Kombo Real Estate in their opening group game before clashing with the Black Carts, who lost to debutants Solar Enterprise 1-0.

They bagged the vital three points courtesy of tallish man Dawda Darboe alias Viper’s brace in the first half.

This was Sunderland’s second defeat in the Kombo South coastal town rainy biggest football fray with zero point after two group matches. They must now beat Kombo Real Estate in their final group game to avoid demotion after losing to Solar Enterprise and Red Star Family in their previous encounters.

The victory earned Red Star Family 4 points in two group outings and will contend to defeat Solar Enterprise to keep their unbeaten run in the nawettan.

Solar Enterprise and Kombo Real Estate tie was called off due to heavy downpour.

Author: Lamin Darboe