Apr 26, 2021, 12:23 PM
When the world football governing body, FIFA, released its latest country rankings for the month of April, Gambia was all the way down in 152 in the globe and 45 in Africa.
The 2019-2020 league season was cancelled following the extension of state of public emergency by President Adama Barrow in May 2020 in a bid to curb the spread of coronavirus pandemic in the country.
Real De Banjul, Gambia Armed Forces and Gamtel were contending for the league title before the coronavirus pandemic stopped the league.
Meanwhile, league clubs are currently preparing themselves fit for the new league season after covid-19 spoiled last season’s league competitions.
The Telecommunication boys, Gamtel FC were on Saturday beaten 1-0 by the Moroccan side TAS de Casablanca in their first leg of the CAF Confederation preliminary round played at the Brikama Box Bar Mini-stadium.
Gambian hopeful Bakery Jatta returned to his German side Hamburger SV with a lot of love as he scored a wonderful goal during their 3-1 home win over Jahn Regensburg in their week-fourteen fixtures of the Germany’s Second Division League (Bundesliga 2) played at the Volksparkstadion on Sunday.
Gambia Police Forces on Friday beat Gambia Armed Forces 3-0 in their week-two fixture played at the QCity Sports Complex in Bijilo to secure their second victory in the 2020-2021 Gambia Football Federation (GFF) women’s league one.