Waa Banjul win to level on top, Ports defeated Marimoo in final week-4 fixtures

Dec 23, 2021, 1:10 PM | Article By: Arfang M.S. Camara 

Waa Banjul FC beat Samger FC 2-0 to close the gap at the top of the standings, while The Gambia Ports Authority (GPA) defeated Marimoo FC 1-0 in the final game of the week-4 fixtures of The Gambia Football Federation (GFF) 1 Division League played at the Independence Stadium in Bakau on Monday.

Banjul-based side Waa Banjul scored both goals in each halves with diminutive midfielder maestro Pa Assan Joof opening the scoring in the 43th minute, before Ebou Camara added the second in the 56th minute to move them leveled at the top of the standings.

The victory moved Waa Banjul to 3rd position with 10 points leveled with Falcons and Real de Banjul with all the three teams yet to test a defeat, while Academy Boys, Samger FC who are yet to win a single match after three loses and one draw sit at rock-bottom (16th) position with just a single point after four matches.

Elsewhere, Ferry Boys, Gambia Ports Authority (GPA) beat Marimoo FC 1-nil thanks to a 37th minute goal.

The Gambia Ports Authority now moved to 6th position with 7 points leveled with Hawks and Fortune respectively, while Marimoo dropped to the relegation zone (13th) position with just 2 points, leveled with Team Rhino.

Meanwhile, the league will now go on two weeks break for Christmas and New Year’s respectively.

Read Other Articles In Sports
Gambia senior squad v2
Gambia senior squad players, technical staff leave for Turkey as int’l training camp looms
Nov 14, 2022, 10:52 AM

The Gambia senior national team players and technical staff yesterday Sunday 13 November 2022 left their respective destinations for Turkey, as their international training camp draws nearer.

Gambia players
Gambia moves five places in latest FIFA Rankings
Aug 13, 2021, 1:51 PM

The Gambia yesterday moved five places in the latest FIFA World Rankings released by football’s world governing body.

FBN Bank v2
FBN Bank, GTBank through to Inter-Banks tournament final
Mar 23, 2022, 12:55 PM

FBN Bank and Guarantee Trust Bank (GTBank) are through to the final of the Late Governor Jatta Memorial Inter-Banks tournament following their respective wins during the semifinal played on Sunday.

Assan Ceesay v4
Assan Ceesay’ Osnabruck slips to Bochum in German 2nd Division
Jun 16, 2020, 1:36 PM

Gambian striker Assan Ceesay’s Osnabruck on Saturday slipped 2-0 at home to Bochum in the 2019-2020 German Second Division League.