WAFU tourney roster released

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

West Africa Football Union (WAFU) has released fixtures for the Fox Sports WAFU football tournament scheduled for April 24 to May 6, in Liberia. The Gambia is in Group B with Senegal, Mali and Guinea Conakry.

The junior Scorpions will open their group B account with Guinea Conakry on Wednesday 25 April at the Samuel K. Doe Stadium in Monrovia at 6pm before taking on Senegal two days later.

Hosts Liberia will clash with Cape Verde in the opening in group A on 24 April at 3:30pm at the Samuel K. Doe Stadium in Monrovia while Guinea Bissau will rub shoulders with Sierra Leone in the other group A fixture on the same day at 6:00pm.

The two winners in each group will advance to the semi finals and the final will be played on May 6.

Gambia U-20 head coach Mattar Mboge continues to intensify his technical preparation with local training at the National Technical Training Center in Yundum on regular days to make his junior Scorpions fit and ready for the sub-regional football tournament.

Author: Lamin Darboe
Source: Picture: The Gambia U-20 team at the training ground