SJAG leaves for Dakar prior to ANPS return-leg tie

Thursday, December 13, 2018

Sports Journalists Association of The Gambia (SJAG) will today leave Banjul for Senegalese capital Dakar prior to their return international friendly match against the Senegalese Sports Journalists Association (ANPS).

The sports journalists’ team will be travelling to Senegal on the invitation of their Senegalese counterparts as part of their annual sports awards night.

 The ANPS team came to The Gambia in April and defeated Gambian Sports Journalists 1-0 which also coincided with the SJAG awards night.

Head coach of the SJAG team Mariama Bojang has assembled a formidable squad to face the Senegalese sports journalists in the return-leg match slated for tomorrow Friday 14 December at the complex Sportif Dakar Sacre-Coeur at 5pm.

Utman Jeng is the head of delegation, Kaddy Cham as technical Director, Pa Barrow as assistant coach, Omar Jarju as trainer, Lamin Del Fadera as team doctor, Binta Bah as physio and Sally Jeng as kits manager.

Head coach Mariama Bojang said her team has been preparing for the encounter for over two weeks, noting that her team prepared well this time for tough clash against the Senegalese sports journalists.

Bojang promised all Gambian fans that her side will secure victory in Dakar in their return-leg international fixture with the Senegalese sports journalists.

The SJAG team members are:


1.Arfang M.S. Camara of Choice FM Radio and The Point Newspaper

2.Fabakary Marenah of Kora FM.


1.         Modou Lamin Sanneh, GRTS TV

2.         Kebba Jammeh, Kora FM

3.         Lamin Gibba, The Point Newspaper

4.         Ebrima Campo Jatta of Star FM

5.         Abdoulie Jawo, Paradise TV

6.         Modou Saine, Paradise TV.



1.Lamin Bojang, Freelancer

2.Pa Ousman Touray, Paradise TV

3.Kaba Suso, Paradise TV

4.Saidou Camara, Star TV

5.Omar Tunkara, Star FM

6.Sankulleh Gibriel Janko, West Africa Democracy Radio (WADR).


1.Paul Steven Prierra, Star FM

2.Yero S. Sowe, Star FM

3.Foday Jatta,  Teranga FM

4.Baboucarr Sey, Paradise TV
Author: Arfang M.S. Camara