Gambia Women U17 to face Ghana on Sunday

The Gambia women national U-17 team will travel to Ghana to face off with the Black Maidens in their return leg encounter on Sunday.

Gambia travels to Ghana, who secured a 5-1 win in the first leg two weeks back at the Independence Stadium, with the hosts hoping to sink the girl’s Scorpions deeply to gain a step further into the U-17 Women’s World Cup qualifiers in the return leg at the Cape Coast Stadium.

Sampdoria still monitoring Omar Colley

Italian club Sampdoria are back in the market for Omar Colley after missing out on the Gambia defender in the summer transfer window.

The Serie A side missed out on the Scorpions captain after failing to meet KRC Genk’s €8m valuation of the 25-year-old in the summer.

Mo Barrow nets sixth of the season

Gambia international Modou Barrow has continued his excellent form for English Championship strugglers Reading on Monday night with another for his season tally during a 2-2 draw against Cardiff City.

The Scorpions wideman, who was loaned to Leeds United from Premier League Swansea City last season, put Jaap Stam’s men 2-0 up in the first half for his sixth goal of the season in 18 outings.

Union Berlin mull over Kekuta Manneh deal

German 2. Bundesliga club Union Berlin are mulling over whether to offer Gambia-born winger Kekuta Manneh a contract after a brief trial.

The Bakau-born player has spent the last few days on trial at the second-tier club with manager André Hofschneider keen to add a new faces to his squad during the winter transfer window.