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Alex Sanchaba host New Town in Gunjur Nawettan qualifiers playoff

Aug 7, 2015, 10:24 AM | Article By: Lamin Darboe

The 2013 Gunjur knockout champions Alex Sanchaba will rub shoulders with New Town in the 2015-2016 Gunjur Nawettan qualifiers playoff tie today 7 August 2015, at the Gunjur Nyamina football field.

Alex Sanchaba and New Town were booted out of the town’s summer biggest football gala after finishing bottom places in group A and B respectively with zero points in two games and also lost all their games in the qualifiers.

Alex Sanchaba and New Town were called to play the playoff tie following Standard FC’s withdrawal from the summer biggest football festivity, with no reason was given for the Pen pushers’ withdrawal from the Gunjur annual summer football championship.

The winner between Alex Sanchaba and New Town in the qualifiers playoff will fill the vacant position left by Standard FC.

Alex Sanchaba and New Town will be contesting for a win against each other come today to advance to the Nawettan proper.

It would be recalled that Passamai, Nyokoyorr, Dunes and Kulukochi United sailed to the 2015-2016 Gunjur Nawettan proper after finishing first and second positions in their respective groups during the qualifiers.