Apr 21, 2021, 1:31 PM
Samger Football Club and Falcons Football Club are currently leading the 2020-2021 Gambia Football Federation’s (GFF) Division Two League after the completion of the first round of the country’s second tier.
The 41-year-old Gambian pride is selected by the Confederation of African Football (CAF) together with his compatriot assistant referee Abdul Aziz Bolel Jawo from The Gambia.
Meanwhile, three times African Best Referee Papa Gassama together with assistant referee, Bolel Jawo were last year part of those shortlisted for the CAF preparatory VAR usage training in Cairo, Egypt ahead of the CHAN tournament.
Papa became a FIFA referee in 2007. He officiated at the 2012 Olympic tournament in which he was the fourth official for the gold medal match between Mexico and Brazil.
He also served as a referee at the 2012 and 2013 Africa Cup of Nations tournament as well as the 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifiers.
On 27 April 2017, Gassama was selected as CAF's sole referee for the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup in Russia.
Gambian striker, Lamin Jawo scored for his Czech Republic first division league side FC Zlin during their 3-1 home win over Zbrojovka Brno in the week-three fixtures of the Czech Republic First Division League played at the Stadion Letná (Zlín) on Sunday.
Gunjur Project FC over the weekend lost to Jujuba FC 1-0 in the ongoing Gunjur football tournament played at the Comium Park.