Dec 20, 2010, 11:18 AM
The Baby Scorpions, who got off to a slow start to the game, were made to fight for an equaliser after falling one nil behind, thanks to
Moments later the two times African U17 champions made a remarkable recovery when Steve Biko's combative midfielder Fabakary Bojang put the Baby Scorpions back into the game in the 25th minute with a powerful left booted strike from a long range effort to the delight of the few Gambians who attended the game.Captain Buba Jallow could have sealed the victory for the Gambian side, who were awarded a penalty when Omar Bojang was pulled down by Senegal's goalkeeper Papa Samba Jallow, but his weak effort was tipped away by the goalkeeper.
The friendly is part of both teams' preparations for the final rounds of the U17 qualifiers.
"We came here to test ourselves ahead of a crucial match against