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Real De Banjul declines offer to represent Gambia in CAF Champions League

May 27, 2020, 2:04 PM

Real De Banjul FC board has declined Gambia Football Federation offer to represent The Gambia in next season’s CAF Champions League.

In a media release made available to The Point sports, Real De Banjul said it does not want its reputation and those of its members to be unfairly tainted. “We feel that the club should have been crowned champions when the season was abandoned”, added the club.

“Real De Banjul FC is not only one of the oldest members of the GFF, but we have always played a cardinal role in the development of football in The Gambia by following the Laws and Rules of the game, invest in all aspects of football development, support the GFF to best of our ability at all times”, also said the club.

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