Steve Trawally donates to SOS Children’s Village and TYW

Gambia international Bubacarr Trawally has donated assorted foodstuffs, learning materials and sport gears to the SOS Children’s Village in Bakoteh.

The donation, which took place on Friday, was in honor of a promise the winger made after being presented with a cash prize of $5000, which came along with his Chinese Super League Most Valuable Player (MVP) award.

Werder Bremen’s Ousman Manneh motivates Gambian youths: “Dreams have no boundaries”

BY: Buba Jallow Fallaboweh

The former Rush soccer academy graduate is flying the Bakau and Gambia flag higher in Bremen.

Bakau over the years have produced very good players and the Bremen starlet Ousman Manneh is one of them. Before leaving the Gambia, Mamading played for Lamin United and started his European carrier with Blumenthaler SV where he scored 15 goals in 11 matches. Ousman had trials with St Pauli, Hamburg SV, Schalke and Wolfsburg.

George Gomez breaks silence on reported new Chairman for Sports Council

BY: Alieu Ceesay

A displeased Chairman of the National Sports Council, George Gomez has told Gambia Sports that he felt annoyed and disrespected by the Minister of Youth and Sports, Henry Gomez, who is reported to have appointed a new Chairman for the Council.

“I have not been officially notified but only read it on the Standard Newspaper on Thursday. I was surprised and disappointed because I got a letter appointing me [as chairman] for two years. And I took the appointment after discussion with the ministry and I was convinced to take it up considering my record in sports development,” he told Gambia Sports from the United Kingdom.

Papa Gassama to ref Mazembe V FUS clash

Africa’s best Bakary Papa Gassama will be the central referee when TP Mazembe hosts FUS de Rabat in the semi-finals of the CAF Champions League on Sunday.

The 38-year-old Gambian referee, whose last outing in the competition was last Saturday when he officiated a goalless draw between USM Alger and Ferroviário Beira, will be the center of focus at the Stade du TP Mazembe in Lubumbashi.