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Up Date on Stakeholders Football Tournament

Aug 11, 2008, 8:41 AM | Article By: By Sainabou Kujabi

The ongoing eight-team stakeholders football tournament initiated by the Gambia Football Coaches Association, which kicked off last Thursday, has seen a demonstration of equal contenders and interesting performances by participating teams.

On Friday, the Gambia football Coaches shamed a team composed of football administrators. The beat them 3-0. In the second game played the same day the fan club shared points with Security in a goal-less draw.

In the opening game played at the Independence Stadium earlier on Thursday Medical thrashed the Sport Journalist 4-0.

The team composed of football medics is a force to be reckoned with.

Ousman Manneh opened the scores in the 11th minute later, Mbye Bah, Lamin Jatta netted in the second then the third in the 29th and 32 minutes respectively.

Baboucarr Jawara capitalising on a defensive blunder in the 55th minute made it 4-0.

Last evening, as we went to press, the Football Referees were locking horns with Veterans, while the Sport Journalists were meeting Coaches in their second matches.