Gambian football boss calls for an end to the brouhaha

BY: Alieu Ceesay 

The President of The Gambia Football Federation (GFF) Lamin Kaba Bajo has called on football stakeholders to remain united for the development of Gambian football.

Bajo was speaking on Friday during a press conference convened to react to allegations made by a group of individuals claiming to the concerned stakeholders a month ago.

Gambia coach and captain vote in Best FIFA Awards

World football governing body FIFA have revealed how national team coaches and captains voted in the 2017 Best FIFA Awards with Gambia’s Sang Ndong and Omar Colley making the same choices.

Portugal and Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo was named the FIFA Best men’s player for a second year running while his manager Zinedine Zidane picked up the coaches’ award at the London ceremony on Monday night, as voted for by national team coaches and captains.

Bakary Gassama to officiate CAF Champions League final return-leg

BY: Buba Jallow Fallaboweh

Gambia international referee and Africa’s finest whistle blower Bakary Papa Gassama will be making his fifth consecutive final when Al Ahly takes on Wydad Casablanca for the second league of the CAF Champions League finals in Morocco.

The final will be between 3-5 November, days before Papa’s crucial match when he will officiate the final match between Morroco and Ivory Coast in Abidjan – a ticket that can guarantee one of the two countries to participate in Russia 2018.