Gambia U-17 arrives in Dakar for WAFU Zone A championship

Wednesday, September 05, 2018

The Gambia National U-17 team has arrived in Senegal’s capital, Dakar for the 2018 West African Football Union (WAFU) Zone A U-17 football championship.

The baby Scorpions, under the guidance of Coach Abdoulie Bojang and assisted by Foday Bah will begin their group campaign against Mali on Sunday 9 September before clashing with Liberia in their final group match on 11 September.

They will be hoping to prepare hard to win all their group matches to progress to the next stage as well as keeping their chances of reaching the final.

The two finalists for the 2018 Sub-regional football championship will qualify for the 2019 Total Africa U-17 Youth Championship to be hosted by Tanzania.

Author: Lamin Darboe
Source: Picture: U-17 team and coaching staff at a Dakar Hotel