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Scorpions resolute to trounce Gabon to rejuvenate lead in AFCON qualifiers

Jan 22, 2020, 4:30 PM | Article By: Lamin Darboe

Gambia national senior team; the Scorpions are resolute to trounce Gabon in their group D match in March to rejuvenate their lead in the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers.

The Scorpions are currently topping the group with 4 points following their resounding 3-1away victory over Angola and 2-2 draw at home to Democratic Republic of Congo in November 2019.

Coach Tom Saintfiet will use the upcoming months to prepare themselves well for victory in their double-legged ties with the Gabonese to extend their lead in the continent’s biggest football fiesta qualifiers.

Gambia has never qualified for the African Cup of Nations since its inception in 1957.