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CAF IMPOSES UNIVERSAL BAN ON GAMBIA FOR 2 YEARS

The Gambia has been suspended from all categories of Caf competitions, including the national team, the Scorpions, which has just been drawn to meet Seychelles in the 2015 qualifiers. The message informing the GFF of The Gambia’s total expulsion from all Caf programmes came in the form of an email received at Football House yesterday...

Minister Jammeh speaks on football debacle

In his first comments since the football saga erupted, sports Minister Alieu Jammeh told journalists on the side lines of the May Day sports, that the events of the past days have shocked and saddened all Gambians including himself...

THOUSANDS REVEL AT MAY DAY SPORTS

A record number of 63 companies took part in the 25th May Day Sports and Parade at the July 22 Square...

64 companies in May Day Sports

Thursday's May Day Sports look set to be the biggest ever organised in the sport's history, with a record 68 companies registered. This was disclosed by Pa Faye, the chairman of the sports section of the organising committee for May Day...

WCRFA league: Jambanjelly stretches lead, Gunjur, Brufut fire blanks

Jambanjelly increased its lead on the West Coast Region's league championship following the weekend matches. They now sit 17 points and certainly have a mammoth goal difference after demolishing New Yundum 7-0. Three teams, Brufut, Gunjur and Brikama are chasing them each with 14 points after the latest round of matches. Gunjur and Brufut drew goalless while Brikama beat Farato 1-0...

GCA trains umpires, Scorers to increase capacity

The Gambia Cricket Association, GCA, recently concluded a two-day course for scorers and umpires at the July 22 Square, the historic home of cricket in The Gambia. Twenty participants underwent a rigorous training on the roles of a scorer, (the record keeper­, and umpire, the referee)...

GAMBIA AWAITS CAF AXE TO FALL AGAIN

In a repeat of last week's nerve-racking suspense as the nation awaited Caf decision on Liberia's appeal, the Gambian football family is again keenly awaiting a verdict from the disciplinary committee of Caf on the nature of the remaining punishment the country will face, for playing unqualified players in the Under-20 championship...

‘BIKO DISSAPPOINTED WITH SANCTIONS’

Foday Drammeh, secretary general of title holders Steve Biko FC, who were last week slammed with a ban and a fine, has said they are disappointed with the suspension of their captain, Lamin Jallow alias Fedo because he is the 'most disciplined player' in the GFF League...

Hoyantang upsets Tassa-Yaram

Horn-blaring convoys of vehicles passed excited waving crowds around Serekunda last weekend as victorious Kunjujang hero Hoyantang is escorted back home. He and his victim Tassa-Yaram commanded a growing legion of wrestling fans, now a common sight in the streets on weekends...

Stoke City fans impress with Raptim Academy

A casual encounter between Raptim Football Academy manager Julius Camara and Stoke City fans Peter Evans and Alex Curwen, sometime ago, is looking set to bring goodies for the Gambian academy.. .

Real de Banjul loses 6 points to appeals

Real de Banjul have had their lead cut by 6 points, after a ruling by the GFF organising committee found them guilty of infringements following appeals lodged by Bakau United and Brikama United, respectively.

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