May 11, 2009, 5:13 AM
United on Saturday 2nd November 2019 knocked host Toubakolong United out of the
race in the first semi finals encounter of the Toubakolong nawetan competition.
The hero of the game for Sittanunku United was Lamin Jammeh who netted the only goal in the 52 minutes despite Kassim Bah’s threatening shots on the side net and Buba Dibba hitting the cross bar.
Sittanunku United comfortably awaits the grand final to be played against Naimbelly United who defeated mighty Aljamdu United by the same score line on Sunday 3rd November 2019.
Goalkeeper Mosses Jatta secured his side place in the final after converting from the penalty spot in the 7 minute of the game when defender Ensa Bojang handle a ball in his penalty area.
The early goal was good enough for Naimbelly United that catapult them to the finals on their first appearance in Toubakolong Nawetan.
Meanwhile, the knockout fixtures for Friday 8th November will feature Lions of Albreda against Sittanunku (B). On Saturday 9th November 2019 TRRC of Aljamdu will take on Sanchaba United while Sunday’s encounter will see Elements of Surprise battle it out with Pakau Penku United.
The knockout trophy is proudly sponsored by Hon Omar Darboe, National Assembly Member for Upper Niumi Constituency.