#Sports

Raymond Mendy scores first goal for Swedish side

Jul 6, 2020, 11:23 AM | Article By: Arfang M.S. Camara

Gambian international midfielder, Raymond Mendy has scored his first goal for his Swedish Third Division side, Sandvikens IF during their 2-2 home draw against Taby FK in their week-five fixtures of the Swedish Ettan (Third Division League) played at the Jernvallen stadium on Wednesday.

The 23-year-old scored in the 39th minute to level for his side after Tom Helling’s opener for Taby in the 15th minute.

Emil Bellander scored in stoppage time of the first half to put Sandvikens IF in front just before going for the interval but Niclas Persson scored in the 82nd minute to restored purity for Taby FK forcing the game’s score-line 2-2.

Sandvikens IF has now moved to 8th position with 8 points, after five matches and a match-in-hand while Taby FK who share the same point with Sandvikens IF head (7th) after a goal difference after playing six matches.

Read Other Articles In Sports
James Gomez
AC Horsens extends James Gomez contract
Aug 6, 2020, 10:58 AM

Danish top division side, AC Horsens have extended the loan contract of the Gambian defender James Gamez until the new year.

Omar Colley v2
Omar Colley’s Sampdoria to brawl Ebrima Colley’s Atalanta in Serie A today
Jul 8, 2020, 11:24 AM

Scorpions captain Omar Colley’s Sampdoria Football Club will play away to Ebrima Colley’s Atalanta in the 2019-2020 Italian Serie A today, Wednesday at 7.45pm.

ball
Nawettan looms closer as state of public emergency extended
Jun 11, 2020, 1:35 PM

The 2020 wet season biggest football jamboree; nawettan is edging closer  in The Gambia, as government extended the state of public emergency for another twenty-one days to control the spread of coronavirus in The Gambia.

Musa Juwara
Musa Juwara helps Bologna beat Inter
Jul 7, 2020, 12:49 PM

Gambia teenage sensation Musa Juwara helped Bologna come from behind to win 2-1 at Inter Milan on Sunday in a pulsating Serie A game which saw both teams reduced to 10 players and the Nerazzurri missing a penalty.

President Gianni
CAF Prexy mourns with Gambia on Passing on Biri Njie
Jul 24, 2020, 1:33 PM

Condolences and letters of sympathy continue to reach at Football House on the passing of late Alh. Momodou Njie (Biri) which sad event occurred on Sunday 19th July 2020.

Barrow and Juwara
Barrow and Juwara Bologna slips to Sassaolo in Serie A
Jul 10, 2020, 1:16 PM

Gambian duo Musa Barrow and Musa Juwara’s Bologna Football Club on Wednesday slipped at home to Sassaolo 2-1   in their 2019-2020 Italian Serie A game.

Jibba Bajo and Others
Councilor asks GFF to explain delay of Gunjur Mini Stadium construction
May 13, 2020, 2:58 PM

Gunjur Ward Councilor, Momodou Charreh Jibba has written to The Gambia Football Federation (GFF) asking them to explain the delay in the construction of Gunjur Mini Stadium project.

ball
Coronavirus continues to impede Gambian football
Aug 5, 2020, 11:29 AM

Coronavirus continues to impede Gambian football as the country registered more covid-19 cases.