Barry puts up MOM performance in Everton loss

Gambia midfielder Hamza Barry put up a MOM performance for visiting Hajduk Split who lost 2-0 to Everton in the UEFA Europa League play-off match in Liverpool.

Hajduk, who finished third in the Croatian top-flight last season, pressed more in the second half with former GPA midfielder Hamza, who was their best player on the night, creating opportunities but the Premier League side held on to a vital clean sheet.

Barca to send Manneh out, Wolfsburg want Jatta

Just barely 24 hours after Barcelona icon Rivaldo asked the club and its fans to join and work in the same direction and raised doubts over the La Masia academy, the club’s reserve had other plans by allowing two of its players to train with CE Sabadell FC.

One of the player’s is Gambia-born Alasana Manneh. Days prior to the La Liga season opener, you talk of real crises starting to engulf one of the best clubs in our generation. Alasana is currently training with the Catalonia-based club with the latest development only hinting a possible loan or permanent deal.

FeralpiSalò sign striker Jawo on loan

Gambian striker Lamin Jawo has joined Italian third-tier club FeralpiSalò on a season-long deal from second-tier Carpi FC.

The 22-year-old, who was on loan at third-tier Robur Siena last season, has been sent out again in search of regular first-team football at Lombardy-based Feralpi, who have an option of turning the loan permanent.

Mo Barrow nets first Reading goal

Gambia winger Modou Barrow scored his first goal for Reading in their 2-1 win over Aston Villa on Tuesday night.

The home side took the lead at the Madejski Stadium in the 49th-minute before Scorpion international Barrow’s first goal for Reading on 55 minutes handed Villa more misery.