Jun 11, 2020, 1:33 PM
Sainey Bojang alias powerful is a promising striker for Brikama United Football Club after netting significant goals for the Sateyba boys in the country’s top flight league.
The Scorpions will host the Plancas Ngras in group D encounter of the continent’s bi-annual biggest football showpiece qualifiers in March 2021, at the Independence Stadium in Bakau.
Coach Tom Saintfiet and his charges thrashed Angola 3-1 in their opening group match played in Luanda in 2019 before defeating Gabon 2-1 at the Independence Stadium in Bakau in November 2020 to top group D of the qualifiers with 7 points after four group matches.
Coach Saintfiet will use the upcoming months to prepare his side ready for their crunch clash with the Angolans.
Meanwhile, The Gambia needs to beat the Angolans in March 2021 and Democratic Republic of Congo slip to Gabon to secure qualification to the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations to be hosted in Cameroon.
Brikama United on Tuesday thumped Berewuleng 2-0 in a final played at the Brikama Box Bar Mini Stadium to lift the 2020-2021 West Coast Region pre-season football tournament trophy.
The Gambia U-20 were on Sunday crowned champions of the WAFU U-20 Zone A tournament after defeating host nation Senegal 4-3 on post-match penalty shootout following a 2-2 draw in the regulation in a game played at the Lat Dior Stadium in Thies.
Scorpions winger, Lamin Jallow scored his first goal and also provided an assist for his Italian Serie B (Second Division) side L.R. Vicenza Virtus during their 3-2 away win over Pescara in their week-eleven fixtures of the Italian Serie B played at the Stadion Adriatico-Giovanni Cornacchia on Saturday.