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Fortune clinch West Coast Regional 3rd division league title

May 31, 2016, 11:09 AM | Article By: Lamin Darboe

Fortune have been crowned champions of the 2015-2016 West Coast Regional third division league title at the weekend.

Fortune thrashed Misira United 3-0 in the final league match played at the Brikama Mini Stadium on Friday to claim the West Coast Regional third tier.

The Farato-based outfit are now set to represent West Coast Region in the upcoming Gambia Football Federation third division playoff against teams from Banjul and Kanifing Municipality for a place in the second tier next season.

Elsewhere, Gunjur United missed the chance to clinch the league title despite thumping Tanji United 2-0 in the all-Kombo South derby played at the Sanyang Football Field on the same day after Fortune edge-past Misira United 3-0 in the other game to claim the league title.

Fortune finished as the league champions with 36 points in seventeen games, while Gunjur United finished runners-up after grabbing 35 points in seventeen league matches.