May 7, 2020, 12:34 PM
Haruna Njie alias Zala is a rising star in Gunjur football following his stunning performance for Red Star Family Football Club in the coastal town’s wet season biggest football fiesta last season.
The sub-regional football championship was initially slated for December 2020 but the tournament was postponed.
The tournament will serve as qualifiers for the 2021 Africa U-17 Youth Championship to be staged in Morocco.
The Gambia U-17 team under the guidance of Coach Abdoulie Bojang are currently preparing themselves set for the annual football tournament at the National Technical Training Centre in Yundum.
Coach Bojang and his charges played series of test matches with Division One and Two League clubs to prepare themselves well for the 2021 WAFU zone A U-17 football tournament.
Meanwhile, The Gambia U-20 team clinched the 2020 WAFU zone A U-20 trophy to secure qualification to the 2021 Africa U-20 Youth Championship to be held in Mauritania.
Scorpions midfielder, Alasana Manneh scored his Polish side, Gornik Zabrze winning goal during their 2-1 away win over Arka Gdynia in their final league fixtures of the Ekstraklasa (Poland First Division League) played on Tuesday.
Secondary Schools Sport Association yesterday presented cash prizes to winners of the 2020 national schools’ athletic championship at a ceremony held at the Gambia Teachers Union Secretariat in Kanifing.
The government of The Gambia has extended state of public emergency, as the 2020 nawettan season looms closer.