From Gambia to UEFA: Read success story of Abu the Gambian migrant football player who moved Totti


At the age of 16, Abubacarr Konta lived the tearful experience of illegal immigration on his skin, but managed to put the pain away from the ball.

In fact, the young African is one of the 500 minors helped by the 'Rete!' Project. of the FIGC, a program that provides for the reintegration of the children of the shelters thanks to sports.

Scorpions-eligible Sonko leaves AIK for Östersunds

Gambian defender Noah Sonko-Sundberg has left one of Sweden’s top clubs in AIK Solna to join their Allsvenskan rivals Östersunds FK on a three-year contract.

Sonko-Sundberg, who had been a league runner-up in 2013, has been with AIK for the past five years but struggled to cement a place with the Stockholm club, resulting to loan moves to GIF Sundsvall.

Midtjylland is ‘the right step for me’ after Horsens exit, says Bubacarr Sanneh

Gambia defender Bubacarr Sanneh is looking forward to an exciting challenge at Danish Superliga leaders FC Midtjylland, after making the switch from AC Horsens in November.

The 23-year-old, who has been a rock at the back for Horsens earlier this season, signed a four-year contract with the 2014/15 league champions, whom he officially joined on January 1.

SJAG set to hold AGM January 27

BY: Alieu Ceesay, Secretary General, SJAG

The Sports Journalists’ Association of The Gambia (SJAG) will hold its 2017 Annual General Meeting (AGM) on the 27th January, 2018 at the Independence Stadium Board Room.

During the AGM, the secretary general, Alieu Ceesay; and treasurer, Namory Trawally will present their reports for the year under review for members’ approval and also to reflect on the progress registered and the challenges faced during the past 12 months.