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GFF to conduct seminar on football medicine

Nov 23, 2016, 11:23 AM

The Gambia Football Federation will yet again conduct a two seminar eye marked for personnel specialized in football medicine.

The two day event will run from Wednesday 23rd Nov to Thursday November 24th at the GFF Secretariat in Kanifing. The seminar according to GFF Medical Officer Kalipha Manneh is to orient representatives from all the league clubs about football related injuries and solutions to injury prone players.

‘ We will further look into player injury prevention, sudden cardiac death and arrest ( SCD/SCA), groin injury, knee and ligament. We will also reinforce our first aid strategy to the participants’.

Twenty first aid personnel selected from all League clubs are expected to take part in the two day seminar.

The seminar will be the latest conclave to be organized by the GFF in less than a week after the one day orientation seminar with members of the Press held on Saturday November 19th. Source: gff.gm