Algeria test for Gamtel while GAF face Ivory Coast test in Inter-Club Competitions

The draws for both the CAF Champions League and CAF Confederations Cup qualifiers have been released by the Confederation of African Football on Friday.

Gambian champions, Gamtel, have been drawn to face Algerian Ligue Professionnelle 1 champions CS Constantine with the first leg taking place at the 35,000-capacity Stade Mohamed Hamlaoui in Constantine on either 27 or 28 November while the return leg in Banjul takes place on either 4 or 5 December.

Saintfiet names Scorpions squad for Benin encounter

Gaffer Tom Saintfiet has named his Scorpions squad list of players expected to face Benin in Match Day five of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers next Saturday.

The Gambia lost 1-0 to Benin in the first leg of the encounter played in Cotonou in their opening game of the qualifiers in June last year.

Paide move for Jatta

Estonian Meistriliiga (top-tier) club Paide Linnameeskond have signed Gambian striker Alassana Jatta after a successful trial spell.

The 19-year-old has been training with the club dubbed the Estonian Barcelona and along with scoring four goals in a friendly win over FC Flora’s U21s, impressed the club’s coaching staff.