(Tuesday, 10th November 2009 Issue)
Global Properties, the league sponsors of the Serrekunda East Sports Development Organisation (SESDO) on Sunday 8th November 2009, presented a cheque for D75, 000, 2 sets of jerseys and hundred T- Shirts to Serrekunda East Sports Development Organisation.
The money which is part of the sponsorship package of the SESDO League Cup will be spent as follows: winners of the league final will receive D30, 000, while the runners-up will collect a consolation prize of D20, 000 and the remaining D25, 000 will be used to buy a trophy for the league winner.
The two sets of jerseys will be given to the finalists, while hundred T- Shirts will be given to the fans.
Speaking at the presentation ceremony held at the Serrekunda East Mini Stadium, the General Manager of Global Properties, Musa Janko Ceesay revealed that the purpose of the sponsorship is to promote grassroots football in the country.
According to Janko Ceesay, Serrekunda East is the first committee to approach them on the issue.
Saihou Bah, the First Vice-President of Serrekunda East Sports Development Organisation expressed gratitude with the gesture and encouraged every Gambian who needs a property to go to Global Properties.
Meanwhile, Leeds United will battle with Ball Conge FC in the 2009-10 Serrekunda East Knock-out Championship on Friday 13th November 2009, at the Serrekunda East Mini Stadium.