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Lions of Banjul to clash with Waa Banjul in Banjul derby

Jan 27, 2017, 12:24 PM

Lions of Banjul are set to welcome the newly-promoted side Waa Banjul in the week-ten fixtures of the 2016-2017 Gambia Football Federation second division tomorrow, Saturday 28 January 2017, at the Banjul KG5 Mini Stadium.

Tomorrow’s meeting will be the first-ever meeting between Lions of Banjul and Waa Banjul in the country’s second tier since gaining promotion.

Lions of Banjul are among the teams contending for promotion to the top flight next season, and will be fighting to beat Waa Banjul to bounce back after losing to league leaders Fortune FC 2-0 in their previous league fixtures to keep their first division promotion hopes alive.

Waa Banjul are mid-table in the second tier, and are expecting to recover against Lions of Banjul in the all-Banjul derby fixtures to improve their position in the league.

Week-ten fixtures are as follows.

Friday 17-01-17 - Young African Vs B.K. Milan FC - 4pm - Banjul
Friday 17-01-17 - Bakau United Vs Interior - 4pm - Stadium
Friday 17-01-17 - Serekunda East B1 Vs Banjul United - 4pm - Serekunda East