Jan 17, 2022, 1:54 PM
The Scorpions lost to Congo 1-0 in their second group match played in Brazza Ville on 8th June 2022 after beating South Sudan 1-0 in their opening group match played at Stade Lat Dior on 4th June 2022.
Coach Tom Saintfiet and his charges must overcome the Malians in their third group match to increase their chances of securing qualification to the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations to be hosted in Ivory Coast.
Mali is currently leading Group G of the continent’s bi-annual biggest football showpiece qualifiers with 6 points following their resounding 4-0 victory over Congo in their opening group match played at Stade Modibo Keita in Bamako on 4th June 2022 before their 3-1 away win over South Sudan in their second group match played in Uganda on 8th June 2022.
The Gambia national team coach Tom Saintfiet has been dealt a major blow ahead of the double international friendly games against Guinea Conakry and Congo as he will manage without some members of his squad and backroom staff.
BST Galaxy bounced back from their consecutive previous defeats, while BK Milan were beaten during the week-24 fixture of the Gambia Football Federation (GFF) Second Division League played on Wednesday.
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.