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KMC Rule Nayconf Football Tournament

Dec 24, 2008, 4:07 AM | Article By: Pa Modou Faal in NBR

Kanifing Municipal Council is known as one of the most vibrant zones producing highly talented players in various sporting disciplines and also well recognised for its dominance in the country. KMC have now also been crowned champions of football in 2008 National Youth Conference and Festival.

They took over the mantle of leadership from North Bank Region after eliminating them in the semis and beating Western Region 2-1 in yesterday's final.

As champions of The Gambia Football Association President Seedy MB Kinteh sponsored tournament, they went away with a giant trophy and gold medals. Western Region also collected their silverware and added credit to their side by producing the best player of the tournament, Ebrima Touray, who went away with a trophy

The most disciplined team was awarded to the Upper River Region.

Gina Bah of North Bank Region emerged as the best Athlete and clinched gold for that.

In the volleyball championship, Banjul claimed both male and female titles.They defeated Western Region female side 2 sets to zero and repeated the same score line against KMC male team.