Aug 19, 2020, 1:12 PM
Gambian defender Momodou Futty Danso has returned to Portland Timber after leaving the MLS league side some years ago.
They defeated Kabakama Female Football Team 1-0 in a keenly-contested final played at the Basse Mini Stadium over the weekend.
Both sides manifested brilliant skills and created some goal scoring opportunities.
Nenneh Galleh Hydara scored the only goal of the game for Basse United female team in the first half from the penalty spot, which eventual earned them the trophy.
As champions, Basse United were decorated with a giant trophy and cash prize of D8000 whilst Kabakama female team pocketed D6000 as the runners-up.
The much anticipated final attracted hundreds of football admirers from Basse and its satellite villages, including the Executive Director of National Sports Council (NSC) Marcel Mendy and other significant dignitaries.
The Executive Director of the National Sports Council Marcel Mandy presented the trophy to captain Satang Kanuteh of Basse United Female Football Club.
Gambian international Alieu Fadera scored two fine goals (brace) during his Slovak side FK Pohronie 2-0 win over Ružomberok in their final winter break friendly game played at Futbalový štadión Žiar nad Hronom on Saturday.
Scorpions Captain Pa Modou Jagne has said that the country should play more test matches with bigger guns such as Senegal, Ivory Coast and Nigeria to strengthen the country’s national team ahead of the continent’s bi-annual biggest football jamboree.
Gambian international striker, Ali Sowe scored his Bulgarian side (CSKA Sofia’s) winning goal during their 2-1 away win over Montana in their week-twelve fixtures of the Bulgarian First Division League plated at the Stadion Ogosta on Sunday.