Nov 6, 2008, 3:52 AM
Samger have snatched top spot in the 2014-2015 Gambia Football Federation second division league after beating Marimoo 2-1 in their week-twelve fixtures played at the Father Gough Sports Complex in Manjai Kunda.
The academy boys were demoted to the second tier following their dismal performance in the topflight last season and were second-place before their slender win over the Manjai-based outfit to top the league, with six more games to go.
Steve Biko dropped to second place following their goalless with Serrekunda East Bi at the Serrekunda West Mini Stadium.
The Bakau giant killers were leading the country’s second tier since the start of the league campaign in January 2015, but slipped to second place Samger following their goalless draw with the Serrekunda-based outfit.
Lamin United defeated Immigration Department 2-1 at the Brikama Box Bar Mini Stadium.
Young Africans drew 1-1 with Blue Star at the Banjul KG5 Mini Stadium while Tallinding United also drew with KGI at the Serrekunda East Mini Stadium.
Samger are leading the race with 26 points in twelve games; Steve Biko are now second with 25 points in twelve games; Marimoo are third with 23 points in twelve games, and Serrekunda East Bi are fourth with 17 points in twelve outings.
Blue Star and Lamin United are fifth and sixth places respectively with 15 points in twelve games, and Tallinding United are seventh-place with 13 points in twelve games.
Young Africans are eighth-place with 11 points in twelve games; Gambia Immigration Department are second-place from bottom with 9 points in twelve games, and KGI are languishing at the bottom with 7 points in twelve games.