Sep 29, 2015, 10:02 AM
Furious players of the
Three days before the team was scheduled to take part in an international friendly match due to take place in
The men are understood to have partially decided to make a u-turn to travel for the friendly, in the interest of their nation, without their match bonuses, which according to sources close to the weekend’s concession will be transferred to their account in
The players initially rejected the appeal by the football authorities to travel without their match bonuses, but following three hours of negotiations to reach a compromise among the parties involved, coach Paul Put and his charges partly agreed to leave the shores of the country without their bonuses, but have put the Ministry to task by asking them to make available their match bonuses as soon as possible.
This follows a series of similar dialogues between the country's football authorities and the national teams, including that of the
The darling Scorpions later made a turnaround and travelled to
The Gambian national teams are becoming increasingly frustrated by what they called unfair treatment they continuously endure from the football authorities with regards to the payment of their match bonuses, and have since vowed to put an immediate end to such treatment.