Steve Biko languishes league

Friday, March 09, 2018

The 2012-2013 domestic division one league champions Steve Biko are currently languishing in the 2017 2018 Gambia Football Federation division one league. The Bakau giant killers lost to visiting Brikama United 1 0 in the week-twelve fixture played at the Independence Stadium in Bakau on Wednesday.

Biko, who lost to Brikama United on similar score line in the first round, came for revenge against the Sateyba-based outfit to move away from the danger zone but were unlucky to clinch the maximum points.

The visitors, Brikama United slotted home one goal to grab the vital three points to improve their position in the league standings. Biko are still sitting second-place from bottom in the top flight with 8 points after twelve league matches.

Gambia Ports Authority defeated Fortune FC 3 2 at the Brikama Box Bar Mini Stadium to mount pressure on league leaders Gamtel.

Brikama United have snatched 15 points in eleven matches with a game in hand against rivals Bombada as Hawks drew 1 1 with current league champions Gambia Armed Forces at the Independence Stadium in Bakau while Gambia Armed Forces and Gambia Ports Authority both have secured 21 points each in twelve league matches. Fortune FC has earned 15 points after twelve league outings while Hawks has 12 points in twelve league matches.


Author: Lamin Darboe