Gambia set to miss out on Manneh after US call-up

The Gambia is set to miss out on capping former Steve Biko youth prodigy Kekuta Manneh after his call-up to the United States national team.

The 23-year-old, born in Bakau, became a U.S. citizen two years ago while playing in the Major League Soccer for the Vancouver Whitecaps.

Gambia tumbles on FIFA rankings

The Gambia has seen its fortunes tumble on the FIFA rankings ahead of next Friday’s international friendly against the Central African Republic.

The Scorpions fell down one place on the March rankings to lie 164 on the world ranking though it remained 48 in Africa.

Gambia call-up squad for CAR friendly

The Gambia has called up its squad list set to host the Central African Republic (CAR) in an international friendly match next week Friday.

The squad, consisting of 22 players, sees the return of Baboucarr Gaye and Yusupha Bobb into the squad.