Gambia hosts Algeria tomorrow

The Gambia will host Algeria in match day two of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifiers on Saturday.

The match, to be played at the Independence Stadium in Bakau, will see the Scorpions, who are without a point in Group D, looking to sting the Desert Warriors who are atop the standings.

Étoile du Sahel sign Gambian striker

Tunisian side Étoile Sportive du Sahel have completed the signing of Gambian striker Adama Jammeh from local club Armed Forces.

Jammeh, who guided the Gambia U20 to a WAFU Cup triumph in Liberia, was handed a two-week trial in Sousse.

Gambia Ports Authority part ways with Alagie Sarr

The football coaching job remains one of the most delicate and demanding tasks to undertake as time immemorial, coaches come, deliver and depart.

Whereas some may achieve short and long time targets, others are whisked out through the back door without warning for varying factors at play.

Porto sends Janko on Forest loan

Portuguese giants FC Porto have sent Gambian defender Saidy Janko out on loan to English Championship club Nottingham Forest after being deemed surplus to requirements.

The Scorpions-eligible, who joined Porto on a four-year deal early July, was dropped from the Portuguese club’s pre-season squad after a friendly match where the coach expressed disappointment in the performance of some of his players including Janko.