Oct 18, 2019, 1:34 PM
Amadou Bah, Omar Baldeh and Lassana Trawally scored the goals of
The goals of
In the third place playoff of the same day,
Each of the four Schools was presented with individual medals, football and kits. The coaches of all the four schools also received sports watches.
Modou Bah scored both goals for
The tournament was organised by Musa Mendy, who is in charge of sport within the Ministry of Education, and sponsored by Bob Jones from
The football kits were donated by Fulham FC of the English Premier League, Prestatyn FC and Holyhead Hotspors FC of the Welsh Premier League.
Thomas Cook Airlines also assisted with transporting the excess baggage.
Musa Mendy, speaking shortly after the final, described the event as successful, noting that two players who took part in the first edition held in Bakau are now with the Gambia Under-17 team while others are playing in the Brikama nawetaan.
Mendy added that all the schools that took part in the competition showed maximum discipline throughout the whole tournament pointing out that fair play was also observed in the competition.
He says their aim is to replicate the tournament in the other regions of the country as their ultimate objective is to develop Gambian sports.
He commended Serrekunda East Sports Development Organisation (SESDO) for allowing them to play the final for the second time at the park.