Jan 29, 2015, 1:23 PM
2016-2017 West Coast Regional third division league season is set to commence today,
Friday 13 January 2017.
Eighteen teams will be on challenging foot battle for automatic promotion to the second division next season.
The second spot team will go for play-off ties against teams from Banjul and Kanifing Municipality. The winner for the play-off matches will also gain promotion to the second division.
As part of the opening fixtures, Misera will host NAWEC at the Brikama Box Bar Mini Stadium, and Foni Kansala will welcome Berewuleng at the Bwiam Football Field.
Elsewhere, Kombo Kerewan will meet Busumbala Sanjonding at the Kombo Kerewan Football Field on the same day.
On Saturday 14 January 2017, Gunjur United will host Jambajelly United in the all-Kombo South derby clash at the Gunjur Nyamina Football Field.
Sifoe United will welcome Tujereng United in the other Kombo South derby fixtures at the Sifoe Football Field.
Elsewhere, Tanji will rub shoulders with Sanchaba Sulay Jobe Football Academy at the Tanji Football Field on the same day.
On Sunday 15 January 2017, Nema Youths will take on Sanyang United at the Dembadou Mini Stadium in Sukuta.
Elsewhere, University of The Gambia will play against Greater Tomorrow at the Brikama Box Bar Mini Stadium to complete week-one fixtures.