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GFF appoints Alagie Ebrima Nyassi as Youth Football Manager

Dec 13, 2019, 1:11 PM

Executive Committee of The Gambia Football Federation has appointed Alagie Ebrima Nyassi as the country’s football governing body youth football manager.

Nyassi was the federation’s youth coordinator prior to his appointment as youth football manager and took office in December 2019. He will be the head of the youth and grassroots football program and will be answerable to the Technical Director of the federation.

His promotion is in line with the Federation’s Policy to expand the Technical Competences of its staff in accordance with FIFA and CAF standards which allows member Associations to live up to their core mandates.

Nyassi is one of those personnel with the capacity and requisite skills to deliver on one of GFF’s widest areas of concentration. He was a former player cum technician and founding member of Tallinding United Football Club.

He has managed local clubs in his neighbourhood and rose to the ranks of managerial position at Serrekunda East Sports Development Organisation (SESDO). He came to Football House in 2013 as Youth and Grassroots Football Coordinator.

Having spent a considerable number of years at Football Administration, the man has marshaled wealth of knowledge in delivering services to youth and development of Youth and Grassroots Football Programs.

Nyassi is currently undergoing a Diploma Course on Management and Policy Analysis Studies at Management Development Institute (MDI) having already completed his Certificate Program been Sponsored by GFF.