May 29, 2020, 12:17 PM
The West Coast Regional Football Association (WCRFA); an affiliate of The Gambia Football Federation has announced that its Regional League 2019-2020 Season is been declared null and void following the Covid-19 pandemic.
Football was suspended in The Gambia after the country registered her first-ever coronavirus case in March 2020.
Nawettan football normally begins in The Gambia in July every year but covid-19 holdup the commencement of the annual rainy season biggest football fray.
Meanwhile, following the lifting of the state of public emergency by President Adama Barrow, major nawettan zones in the country are expected to start preparing themselves ready for the yearly football jamboree.
The Gambia Football Federation (GFF) declared its 2019-2020 First and Second Division League competitions null and void after the extension of state of public emergency by President Barrow in May 2020.
The Gambia Football Federation (GFF) has identified t four venues to host the 2020-2021 Division One and Two League matches.
The Minister of Youth and Sports, Bakary Y. Badjie has assured government’s commitment to issues of youth as well as his readiness to continue to make sports development a national priority by creating the enabling policy environment, development and funding initiatives that will reduce challenges young people face and advance our great country.