#Sports

IFK Gothenburg signs Gambian-eligible Yahya Kalley

Aug 27, 2020, 3:06 PM | Article By: Arfang M.S. Camara

Swedish top division side, IFK Gothenburg have signed the Gambian Eligible Swedish-born left-back Yahya Kalley from Malmo for two-and –half-years’ contract.

The 19-year-old defender who has been so impressive for the Swedish side Malmo, has been on the radar of many top European clubs including Juventus and Roma

“This feels like the right environment for me to develop in,” says the Gambian eligible Swedish-born left-back.
Kalley added that he wants to take the next steps in his development in Blue-white (IFK Gothenburg), adding that he knows how many young players have had the chance here over the years and “this feels like the right environment for me to develop in,” says Kalley on the club's website.

He added that, Kamratgarden is a very nice facility and there are very good conditions there.
IFK Gothenburg's sports director, Kennet Andersson was clear that they were looking for a left back.

 “Yayha is fast and athletic. He is very well educated and at the same time a raw material that makes him a man of the future. It feels very exciting to have him with us,” says Kennet Andersson,

Yahya Kalley is described as a complete athlete, fast and a good game reader.

He trained with Juventus in the spring of 2019, before later playing in MFF's U19 team and trained a lot with the first team this spring.

Yahya also fills in the left back position for the first time at their training camp in Marbella last year.

Read Other Articles In Sports
Musa Barrow v3
Musa Barrow scores late winner and assist twice to earn Bologna victory over Lecce
Jul 28, 2020, 11:59 AM

Gambian international, Musa Barrow continues his rich vein of goal scoring after netting the winner in a 3-2 win over Lecce in a game played at the Stadio Renato Dall’Ara on Sunday. The 21-year-old Scorpions striker also provided two assistants during the encounter.

Ousman Marong
Ousman Marong scores first goal for Israeli club
Sep 22, 2020, 12:40 PM

Gambian midfielder, Ousman Marong scored his first goal for his Israeli club Hapoel Ra'anana in their 1-1 away draw against Hapoel Rishon Lezion in their week-three fixtures of the Israeli Liga Leumit (Second Division) played at the Haberfeld Stadium on Thursday, according to Denish League Livescore.

Steve Biko
Steve Biko:  Bakau’s sanctify football team
May 4, 2020, 2:18 PM

Steve Biko Football Club is Bakau’s most blessed clubs since the inception of the team in 1978.