Biri-Biri in emotional Sevilla visit

BY: Sevilla FC Media Release

Gambia’s greatest player Alhaji Momodo Nije aka Biri-Biri on Tuesday night sat in the Director’s Box at last night’s game versus NK Maribor and received the adulation of the fans – from those who were alive to see him play to those who have heard his name as inexorable with Sevilla’s history.

A second European night was one with many motivations. On the field, from the stands and also from the Director’s Box.

Sanneh in Superliga Team of the Week

Sturdy Gambian defender Bubacarr Sanneh has been named in the Danish Superliga Team for Week 10.

The Scorpions international, who has scored thrice in ten appearances for AC Horsens, got his place in the line-up after guiding Horsens to a 2-0 home win over FC Helsingør at the weekend.

Savage and Jallow complete double in Finland

BY: Buba Jallow Fallaboweh

HJK Helsinki has completed the double after Anthony Annan’s 59th goal against last year’s champions IFK Marieham led them to scooping the Finnish Veikkausliiga.

Bringing their tally to a record of 28 league titles, their brilliant campaign brought lots of joy when they defeated SJK in the Suomen Cup.

Ashgabat 2017: Impressive Qatar beat Iraq for men’s 3x3 basketball gold medal

BY: Alieu Ceesay in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan

An impressive Qatar side on Sunday beat Iraq to win the men's 3x3 Basketball gold medal after coming into competition as favorites in the ongoing 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan.

Qatar defeated Mongolia 15-14 in the semi-final, while Iraq prevailed over Kyrgyzstan 20-18 after overtime. The Qatari side won all six of their games at the Ashgabat 2017 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games. The experience-Erfan Ali Saeed, who plays for El Jaish SC of the Qatar basketball league and part of the Qatari team that was crowned FIBA 3x3 World Championships winners in 2014, led his side to a comfortable 22-12 win over Iraq in the final.