Sep 16, 2021, 1:43 PM
Banjul Sports Committee has announced the cancellation of its 2021 ‘Nawettan’ (summer football championship) following consultations with affiliated football clubs.
Coach Tom Saintfiet and his charges will clash with Niger, Togo and Kosovo in international friendly matches during their training camp in Turkey.
The international training camp is part of The Gambia's preparations for the 2022 Africa Cup of Nations to be hosted by Cameroon.
The Scorpions secured qualification to the continent's biggest football fiesta following their slender 1-0 victory over Angola in a tightly-contested qualifier match played at the Independence Stadium in Bakau on 25 March 2021, thanks to striker Assan Ceesay's second half strike.
The Gambia finished top-spot in Group D of the 2022 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers with 10 points after six group matches.
The Gambia’s local based team widely called CHAN on Tuesday morning held a friendly game against First Division Champions, Fortune FC.
Jeshwang United and Future Bi FC have continued their lead in The Gambia Football Federation (GFF) Women’s Second Division League following their respective wins over the weekend.