Sep 29, 2022, 11:16 AM
The 2022-2023 ‘nawetan’ football season has commenced in The Gambia Football Federation (GFF) recognised centres in the country.
The telecommunication giants under the guidance of former coach Tapha Manneh defeated Horoya FC of Guinea Conakry 3-2 on penalties in the semifinal before losing to the Togolese side Dyato 2-1 in the Sub-regional football tournament final to finish runners-up.
They won two league titles, several FF cup and super crowns since gaining promotion to the country’s divisional league decades ago. They have also represented The Gambia in the CAF champions’ league and confederations cup several times but were eliminated in the preliminaries.
Gamtel has produced one of the best players for the country’s national teams such as Assan Ceesay alias Torres, Musa Camara, Alfusainey Jarju alias Pogba and Alagie Amadou Ngoum.
The telecommunication giants football club, Gamtel FC have notified the Confederation of African Football (CAF) that they would not be travelling to Morocco for their second leg of the CAF Confederation Cup preliminary game against Moroccan side TAS Casablanca, according to sources.
Wing wizard Sheriffo Bojang alias Fixer on Saturday salvaged a points for Gunjur in the 2021-2022 Kombo South District (KSD) football tournament.
Tallinding United on Friday slipped to Real De Banjul 2-1 in the opening match of the 2020-2021 Gambia Football Federation (GFF) Division One League played at the Real De Banjul Football Academy Field in Basori.