Oct 23, 2020, 12:50 PM
The Gambia U-20 team is currently preparing for two test matches as the 2020 WAFU U-20 football tournament edges closer.
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.
Scorpions defender, Bubacarr Sanneh is set to leave Belgian giants Anderlecht with top Scandinavian clubs luring for his signature.
Red Star Family FC and Buckingham FC are set to brawl for the 2021 G. Boy Jannah’s sponsored football tournament crown when they rub shoulders in the annual competition final on Saturday at the Red Star Family Football Field at 4.30p.m.
The Gambia U-20 team is set to face Ghana in their final group C fixture of the 2021 Africa U-20 Youth Championship today, Monday at the Stade De Nouadahibou at 7 p.m.