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Gunjur set for Kombo South trophy tour

Nov 3, 2016, 11:41 AM | Article By: Lamin Darboe

Gunjur zonal team are set to embark on massive trophy tour to all villages in Kombo South on Saturday 5 November 2016, after clinching the 2016 FiBank-sponsored Super Nawettan title.

Gunjur came from one nil down to beat Banjul 2-1 in a well-attended final game played at the Independence Stadium in Bakau on Friday to claim their first-ever Super Nawettan crown.

Midfielder Salifu Bojang alias Bapa and striker Malang Jassey alias Uncle were on target for Gunjur in the 36th and 77th minutes of the game after right-back Essa Jallow gave Banjul the lead in the 18th minute of the game from a penalty spot after Gunjur defender Yususpha Touray alias Eso brought down winger Assan Gaye inside the eighteen to put city boys in front.

During the tour Gunjur Sports Committee and players are expected to present the trophy to the villages in Kombo South for their support to the team during the tournament and also strengthen cordial relationship with the villages in the district.