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Duttabass FC Crowned Barrow Kunda Nawettan Champions

Sep 5, 2008, 6:51 AM | Article By: By Nfamara Jawneh

Duttabass FC were on Sunday 31stAugust crowned champions of Wuli Barrow Kunda Nawettan following their victory over the IOGT FC.

The final, played at the main football field of the village, ended goal less after 90 minutes.

However, the Dutabass FC boys impressed their supporters by registering 3 goals against their opponents IOGT FC who scored only 2 goals in a penalty shoot out.

Five teams participated in this year's competition. The other three teams were Fantabulu FC the defending champions, Barrokolongbulo, and Bankuwuleng FC.

The final was graced by several football lovers from the village and the surrounding villages' as well as local dignitaries.

This year's Nawettan was organised by the Barrow Kunda Youths and Sports Development Association(BKYSDA) in collaboration with Beakanyang.

According to Kawunding Danjo, a member of the organising committee, the annual tournament is aimed at promoting unity and mutual understanding among the villagers particularly the youths and to identify talented players who can represent the village in future District and Regional tournaments.