Mar 26, 2021, 12:35 PM
Scorpions of The Gambia have secured their first ever qualification for the Africa Cup of Nations tournament, thanks to a 1-0 home win over Angola in a game played at the Independence Stadium in Bakau yesterday.
The 19-year-old scored his side’s third and fourth goals in the 53rd and 72nd minutes respectively to make it a comfortable win for the City boys.
Tall Lamine Junior and Nicola Zalewski scored the two earlier goals for Roma in the 2nd and 16th minutes.
The Bakoteh-born player who arrived in Italy from The Gambia as a young migrant without parents has now scored three goals in four matches for Roma in the Italian Campionato Primavera 1.
Ebrima Darboe and his Roma side maintain their first position in the Italian Campionato Primavera 1 (Youth League) with twelve points, while Atalanta sit tenth position with four points after four matches.
Ahead of the forthcoming West Africa Football Union (WAFU) Zone A U-17 tournament scheduled to take place in Sierra Leone 2020, The Gambia National U-17 Team (Baby Scorpions) over the weekend conducted the Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) test.
Real De Banjul Football Club will host Gunjur United in a friendly match today, Thursday at the club’s Football Academy Complex in Basori, Kombo East.
Yorro Njie, a 2016 Gambian Masters Sport Administration (MSA) holder from Russia International Olympic University has been appointed to serve in the international advisory panel for sport policy agenda by Foundation for Sport, Development and Peace.