Super Nawettan commences today

Friday, October 26, 2018

The 2018 Super Nawettan zonal football championship will kick-off today Friday at the Independence Stadium in Bakau at 4.30pm. The opening match will feature defending champions Sukuta against Manjai.

The Dembadou boys beat Barra, Essau and Mayamba (BEM) on penalties to lift last year’s super Nawettan title after the regulation time finished 1-1 in the final played match at the Independence Stadium.

The Sukutarians will be contending to overpower Manjai in the opening game to keep their chances of reaching the quarterfinal as well as boosting their hopes of retaining their super Nawettan crown.

Manjai will be clashing for revenge to increase their hopes of qualifying for the quarterfinal after losing to Sukuta 1-0 in the 2016 super nawettan quarterfinal match at the Serrekunda East Mini Stadium.

Author: Lamin Darboe