May 7, 2020, 12:34 PM
Haruna Njie alias Zala is a rising star in Gunjur football following his stunning performance for Red Star Family Football Club in the coastal town’s wet season biggest football fiesta last season.
They defeated Young Gamcel FC on penalties after the regulation time failed to produce a winner in the final, played at the Gunjur Nyamina Football Field on Saturday. Both sides played defensive and offensive football, crafting several goal scoring opportunities but failed to utilize on their chances thus the match ended in a stalemate.
This pushed the match into a post-match penalty shootout, which ended in favour of Barcelona Football Club.
The tournament was organised by Red Star Family Football Club in the memory of their former influential striker Saikou Chorr alias Saikou Njie, who passed away earlier this year.
Gambian striker, Pa Amat Dibba has scored for his Turkish club Adana Demirspor, during their 4-2 home win over Giresunspor in their week thirty fixtures of the Turkish 1 Lig (Second Division league) played at the 5 Ocak Fatih Terim stadium on Saturday.
The Gambia Football Federation (GFF) has learnt with great sadness the passing on former Principal of Gambia High School Reverend Willy Carr who passed away recently after a mild illness.
Scorpions’ vice-captain, Omar Colley on Friday donated D500, 000 to Gambia government as part of his contribution in the fight against the spread of coronavirus pandemic.
Gambia Football Federation (GFF) Friday tested Brikama Box Bar and Serrekunda East Mini Stadia floodlighting systems following the completion of the project.
The FIFA Council have approved funds as Covid-19 Relief Funds for all Member Associations and the GFF will be entitled to USD1,000,000 (Universal Solidarity Grant) and USD500,000 (Women Football Support) totaling to USD1,500,000.