Jun 19, 2020, 1:33 PM
Gambian veteran footballers Wednesday paid a courtesy visit to the President of Gambia Football Federation, Lamin Kaba Bajo at the GFF Secretariat in Kanifing.
The club’s players and officials received their monies last week at a presentation ceremony held at the Gunjur Health Centre.
Meanwhile, Gunjur United were occupying mid-table in the 2019-2020 Second Division League before The Gambia Football Federation (GFF) declared the league campaign null and void following President Adama Barrow’s declaration of twenty-one days of state of public emergency in a bid to curb the covid-19 pandemic in the country.
They gained promotion to the country’s second tier in 2017 after clinching West Coast Regional Third Division League title following their 1-0 victory over Greater Tomorrow in the final, played at the Brikama Box Bar Mini Stadium.
In the FIFA Coca Cola World Ranking released in April, The Gambia amongst other nations have not made any move on the standings. This is due to the ongoing measures to combat the spread of COVID-19 resulting in little football of late and, consequently, next to no movement in the latest FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking.
Gambian striker Alassana Jatta scored the only goal for his Viborg side during their 1-0 away win against Skive IK, during their week twenty-six fixtures of the Danish 1st Division League played at the Hancock Arena on Wednesday.
Gambian striker Bakery Jatta’s Hamburg Football Club hopes of returning to the German Bundersliga next season is in doubt after slipping away to Heidenheim 2-1 in the country’s second tier fixture played on Sunday.
Abuko United Female Football Club management over the weekend presented cash to its players and officials after receiving FIFA covid-19 relief fund from The Gambia Football Federation (GFF).
Who will replace Real de Banjul in the 2021 CAF club competition after the city-boys declined to represent The Gambia in the continent’s top tier football club championship.