Gambian Journalist bags honorary appointment in Kazan

BY: John Mendy

Gambian multiple award-winning Sports Reporter of the Year, Omar Jarju, has been appointed Ambassador of the International University Sports Federation for the next two years.

Jarju, 27, plus other 117 young leaders from all over the world, were appointed FISU Student Ambassadors for 2018/2019.

Sohna’s Keşla handed Balzan test in Europa League

Scorpions midfielder Ebrima Sohna’s Keşla FK have been paired with Maltese Premier League side Balzan FC in the first qualifying round of the 2018/2019 UEFA Europa League.

Sohna’s Keşla, who won their first Azerbaijan Cup title last month, will travel to the Maltese side, who finished second in its championship on July 12 before hosting them a week later at the 8125- capacity Inter Arena in Baku.

Colley completes Sampdoria move

Gambia captain Omar Colley has completed his move to Sampdoria penning a four-year contract with the Italian Serie A club.

Gambia Sports confirmed last week that the Scorpions defender was close to finalizing his transfer to Italy after completing mandatory medical tests.