Mar 20, 2013, 11:10 AM
United on Saturday thumped Jambanjelly United 2-0 in the all-Kombo South derby
fixtures played at the Gunjur Nyamina Football Field to clinch their first
victory in the 2016-2017 West Coast Regional third division league.
Gunjur United, who missed second division promotion berth to Fortune FC last season after losing to Jambanjelly United 1-0 in the all-Kombo South derby fixtures played at the Jambanjelly Football Field, came all out for revenge against Jam-city boys to fancy their chances of topping their group and advance to the final and also increase their hopes of gaining promotion to the second division next season.
Striker Saikou Chorr alias Saikou Njie and Kan-sidia Touray alias Challa were on target for Gunjur United in the game.
Jambanjelly United reacted quickly for an equalizer but to no avail thus the game ended 2-0 in favour of Gunjur United.
Elsewhere, Sifoe United beat debutants Tujereng United 1-0 in the other Kombo South derby fixtures played at the Sifoe Football Field on the same day to snatch their first win in the new league.
Lamin Sanneh was on the score sheet for Sifoe United in the first half of the game.
Gunjur United are leading group A with maximum 3 points in one game and Sifoe United are second spot with maximum 3 points in one outing.
Gunjur United are leading Sifoe United on goal difference.