Serekunda East crowned Super Nawettan champions

BY: Arfang MS. Camara

Serekunda East were crowned the 2018 Super Nawettan champions after a 4-3 post-match penalty shootout victory over Brikama following a 1-1 draw in regulation time.

Brikama opened the scoring in the 46th minute through Abdoulie Baldeh before Alagie Kujabi levelled for East ten minutes later, sending the tie to penalty shootout where the latter secured victory.

Assan Ceesay sidelined for several weeks

Swiss Super League club FC Zürich have confirmed their Gambia international Assan Ceesay has picked up a hamstring injury that is set to sideline him for several weeks.

The 24-year-old suffered the injury during the Scorpions’ 3-1 home win over Benin last weekend in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers.

Gambia secure first win after five years

The Gambia have kept their slim hopes of qualifying to the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations alive with a 3-1 win over Benin at the Independence Stadium in Bakau.

The victory was the Scorpions’ first since 7 September 2013 when they secured a 2-0 win over Tanzania.