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Halifax set to scuffle with Central Lanuja in Nawetan qualifiers

Aug 6, 2014, 10:56 AM | Article By: Lamin Darboe

Halifax FC will brawl with Central Lanuja FC in the 2014-2015 Gunjur Nawettan Qualifying round tie on Saturday 9 August 2014, at the Gunjur Nyamina Football Field.

Halifax FC, who failed to seal a place in the Gunjur Nawettan proper, after losing to Solifo Investment FC 3-2 in the qualifiers last week, will be coming all out for a victory against Central Lanuja FC come Saturday to sail to the Gunjur Nawettan proper.

Central Lanuja FC, on the other hand, will also be fighting for a win against Halifax FC on Saturday to advance to the Gunjur Nawettan proper for the first time in their history.

The winner for qualifiers on Saturday will join the current league champions Steve Biko, knockout champions Alex Sanchaba FC, League runners-up Sunderland FC, knockout runners-up Gamcel FC, Commit FC, World Eleven FC, NAS FC, Late Dembo FC, QCell FC, Kajabang, Dabani Electrical Enterprise FC, Sibindinto FC, Kun Dembo FC, Solifo Investment FC and Farms Construction FC, a team hailing from neighbouring Kartong village in the 2014-2015 Gunjur summer biggest football fray set to commence with the traditional curtain raiser - the Super Cup final - between league champions Steve Biko FC and knockout champions Alex Sanchaba FC later in the summer.