Jul 15, 2021, 2:43 PM
Gambian international Musa Juwara has been sent on a season long loan to Italian Serie B club FC Crotone on Tuesday.
Coach Tom Saintfiet will use the training sessions to prepare his team fit enough for their clash with the Congolese, who are also preparing themselves ready for their encounter with the Scorpions.
Coach Saintfiet will access the performance of his players during their game with Congo Brazza Ville to select a formidable side that will face Gabon in the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers next month.
The Gambia will play against Guinea Conakry in their second international friendly match on 13 October 2020 in Algarve, Portugal.
Meanwhile, the Scorpions are currently leading group D of the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers with 4 points after two group matches following their convincing 3-1 away victory over Angola before their 2-2 draw at home to Democratic Republic of Congo in November 2019.
Scorpions coach Tom Saintfiet said it was a huge risk for Gambian players who are plying their trades in Europe to participate in this forthcoming African Cup of Nations qualifier following the coronavirus outbreak on the continent.
Bombada and Latrikunda United last Thursday shared spoils in the on-going Gambia Football Federation (GFF) Division Two League after their goalless draw in their week-13 match played at the Real de Banjul Football Field.
Gambian journalist Mamour M Mbenga has secured an Executive Advanced Certificate after successfully completing his Football Business Management and Human Resource (HR) course at the Linked Sports Business College (LSBC) in partnership with Valley View University (VVU) in Accra, Ghana.