#Sports

Ali Sowe scores 40th club goal for CSKA Sofia

Nov 16, 2020, 11:28 AM | Article By: Arfang M.S. Camara

Gambian international striker, Ali Sowe scored his 40th club goal for his Bulgarian side CSKA Sofia during their 5-0 thump over Botev Ihtiman in the Bulgarina cup played at the Balgarska Arimia stadium on Saturday.

The 26-year-old striker opened the scoring for his side in the 34th minutes of the game handing new coach Bruno Akrapovich a win in his first match in charge.

Jerome Sinclair, Stefano Beltrame and Ahmed Ahmedov all joined Ali Sowe to score to earn the new coach a befitting welcome.

The Bundung-born striker, who is not, included in the Scorpions Afcon qualifiers squad said he’s very pleased that Bruno joined the team, noting that they are also very happy having a coach like him.

“I am very pleased that Bruno is here and we all trust him 100%. We know that he can help us and we are very happy to have a coach like him,” he said.

The former Gamtel striker further said that he likes the freedom in his front position, noting that he feels so much happy playing as a second striker.

“I like the freedom in my front position. When I play as a second striker, I feel much better. I have more freedom and that makes things easier for me,” he added.

Read Other Articles In Sports
Wafu
Gambia U-20 commences training for WAFU tournament
Oct 20, 2020, 12:21 PM

The Gambia U-20 team has started intensive training for the 2020 WAFU football tournament at the National Technical Training Centre in Yundum.

Scorpions v6
Coach Saintfiet unveils squad for AFCON qualifiers with Gabon
Nov 6, 2020, 11:37 AM

Scorpions Coach Tom Saintfiet has unveiled his final squad for the 2021 Africa Cup of Nation qualifiers double header against Gabon slated for 12 and 16 November 2020.

Lamin Kaba Bajo
Bajo sends condolences to 2 former African football icons
Nov 23, 2020, 10:48 AM

Following the passing of Ivory Coast Football Federation’s president, Augustine Sidy Dialo, GFF President Lamin Kaba Bajo has dispatched a message of condolence on behalf of The Gambia Football Federation and the Football family in The Gambia.

youths and sports minister
Youth and Sports Minister pledges full support to GFF
Oct 23, 2020, 12:47 PM

The new minister of Youth and Sports Hon Bakary Y Badjie has pledged to give full support to the Gambia Football Federation and the Gambia’s qualification in the Afcon campaign.