Volleyball Gambia reaches agreement with Senegal

BY: Muhammed Lamin Saidykhan

The National Volleyball Federations of The Gambia and Senegal in efforts to strengthen bilateral relationship between the two countries and in efforts to develop the game of Volleyball amongst the two countries had reached to an agreement to organize an annual international volleyball tournament dubbed ‘’ Senegambia Cup’’.

This is aim at solidifying the brotherly relationship between the two countries through the organization of youth and sports activities and increase the competitiveness of volleyball in the two countries.

According to the concept paper the champions and vice champions of the National Championships of the two countries in both male and female categories will take part in the competition. Each category will have four clubs to compete in.

Two male and two female clubs from each country. The inaugural tournament will be held in The Gambia in September 2018 and Senegal will host it in 2019 and the first edition is dedicated to the two presidents of the respective nations.