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Gambia Luxemburg team to leave for tournament tomorrow By Lamin Gibba T he Gambia U-16 women team to represent the country at the three-country UEFA invitation football tournament in Luxemburg from April 25 to 30 is set to leave The Gambia tomorrow, Satur

Apr 22, 2022, 1:33 PM | Article By: Lamin Gibba

The Gambia U-16 women team to represent the country at the three-country UEFA invitation football tournament in Luxemburg from April 25 to 30 is set to leave The Gambia tomorrow, Saturday for the championship.

Coach Suna Njie has finalised a 20-woman squad that will represent the country at the tournament. 

The Gambia will be joined by the new hosts and Liechtenstein in the competition that was originally scheduled to take place in the latter country. 

The selected Gambian players comprise of girls from women’s football academies and schools nationwide. The team and technical staff will leave Banjul on Saturday 23rd April for the tournament.

Below is the final list of players and officials:

  1. Mary NF Mendy
  2. Ida Bojang
  3. Ramou Joof 
  4. Lucy Saidy 
  5. Wuday Colley
  6. Mama Ceesay
  7. Sirreh Korteh
  8. Maimuna Dukureh 
  9. Nyima Sabally
  10. Nyima Jaiteh 
  11. Mariama Dibba
  12. Awa Marena
  13. Awa Mendy
  14. Mary Jatta
  15. Fatou Njie
  16. Fatou Saine
  17. Ya Haddy Gaye
  18. Diminga Mendy
  19. Kinteh F. Sanyang 
  20. Sainabou Ceesay

Officials

  1. Head Coach- Suna Njie
  2. Assistant Coach- Jabou Joof
  3. Technical Assistant- Kebba Njie
  4. Equipment Manager- Kaddijatou Y. Jatta
  5. Team Administrator- Veronic Malack
  6. Mariama Bojang – Media Officer

Meanwhile, the team is continuing its technical preparations at the National Technical Training Centre in Old Yundum.

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