#Sports

Gambia to know competitors for AFCON today

Aug 17, 2021, 1:30 PM | Article By: Lamin Darboe

The Gambia senior national team is set to know their opponents for the 2022 Africa Cup of Nations today, Tuesday 17 August 2021.

The Scorpions will be hoping to avoid heavy-weights such as Cameroon, Nigeria, Egypt, Algeria, Morocco, Ivory Coast and Senegal in the balloting for the continent's bi-annual biggest football fiesta.

The Gambia snatched qualification to the 2022 Africa Cup of Nations following their 1-0 home win over Angola in a tricky qualifiers played at the Independence Stadium in Bakau on 25 March 2021. The 2022 Africa Cup of Nations is set to begin on 9 January 2022.

Read Other Articles In Sports
Barrow and OB Conateh
Gambians pay tribute to fallen football administrator
Apr 8, 2020, 1:27 PM

Gambians both in and outside the country have paid tribute to fallen football administrator, the late Alh. O.B. Conateh who died on Saturday and laid to rest on Sunday at the Jeshwang Cemetery.

Gambia to host Guinea Bissau
Gambia to host Guinea Bissau in int’l friendly match Sunday
Nov 18, 2022, 10:14 AM

The Gambia senior national team will host Guinea Bissau in an international friendly match on Sunday 20th November 2022 in Antalya, Turkey.

Omar Cham v2
Meet Omar Cham head coach of Abuko United FC
May 24, 2022, 12:38 PM

Omar Cham, head coach of Abuko United was born and raised in Sukuta. He started playing football at a very young age (when he was 7-8 years old.)

Modou S Barrow
Modou Secka Barrow awarded S/Korea Premier League player of Month
Oct 14, 2022, 1:15 PM

Gambian midfielder Modou Secka Barrow has been voted as the South Korean top flight’s Player of the Month for September 2022.