Oct 12, 2021, 12:49 PM
The Gambia National Olympic Committee (GNOC) on Saturday 9 March 2021 held its Annual General Meeting (AGM) at Paradise Suites Hotel.
The Soldiers, The Gambia Armed Forces (GAF) opened the scoring through Saikou Jatta in the 9 minutes of the game before the Buffer Zone Boys, Tallinding United came from behind with two quick goals from Lamin Kinteh’s brace in the 37th and 45th minutes respectively.
The victory has moved Tallinding United out of the relegation zone after registering back-to-back victory – earning three wins, seven draws and suffering six defeats. The Gambia Armed Forces, meanwhile continued their recent struggles as they suffered back-to-back defeats in the league.
The result has moved Tallinding United to 11th position with 16 points, while The Gambia Armed Forces dropped to fifth position with 23 points, leveled with Elite United.
Tallinding United will next play against Hawks on Friday, while The Gambia Armed Forces will take on B.K. Milan on Sunday in the late encounter.
The Serekunda East Sports Development Organisation (SESDO), the host of OlympAfrica, the current national volleyball champions on Sunday launched a fundraising campaign to facilitate Gambia’s representation in the African volleyball club championship.
Gambian striker, Pa Amat Dibba scored his fourth league goal for his Turkish club Adana Demirspor during their 2-0 home win over Ankara Keciorengucu in their week twenty-eight fixture of the Turkish 1 Lig (Second Division league) played at the Yeni Adana Stadyumu on Saturday.
Friday's CAF Champions League draw in Cairo saw debutantes Teungueth FC being pegged against Esperance Sportive du Tunis, Zamalek SC, and Algerian based team MC Alger.