Jul 21, 2008, 5:35 AM
SAs the National Squad returned home yesterday morning from
Speaking in a brief interview with Pointsports shortly after their arrival, Scorpions Assistant Coach Lamin Sarr said the knife that was found on the pitch during match was found in the hands of the left back wearing the number 11 jersey for
Coach Sarr said today they will report the issue to the Gambia Football Association officials.
For his part, the team Captain Ebou Sillah pointed out that before the game the Algerian fans were stoning them on the pitch.
He stated that during the match the Algerian players were threatening that if
He questioned how the knife came to the field of play saying, "we will report to the GFA to write to Caf and FIFA to lodge our complains to these highest bodies."
He said the team does not deserve such treatment because such behaviour will discourage the young players in the team.
Reacting to the story GFA secretary General Jammeh E.K Bojang said, "we are yet to hear from the boys and head of delegation if they report it necessary we will put a claim in to FIFA. We will look and study the complaint critically".