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EX- GAMBIA CAPTAIN PAPA SARR CORR DIES

The much admired former Real de Banjul ace and national team captain Papa Sarr Corr passed away in the early hours of Monday. He...

GPA FC PRESIDENT AXI SPEAKS ON COVID 19 FOOTBALL RELIEF FUND

Mass Axi Gye, a respected veteran international player, coach, sports minister and now leader of first division side Gambia Ports Authority GPA, has spoken...

STAKEHOLDERS OPPOSE FUNDING NATIONAL TEAMS FROM COVID-19 FOOTBALL FUNDS

Several members of the Gambia Football Federation have rejected any suggestion to fund national team matters from the Fifa and Caf relief funds. Several audios...

CLUBS, ASSOCS TO MEET OVER COVID-FUNDS SATURDAY

Following the Gambia Football Federation's explanation of how they intend to disburse the Fifa and Caf Covid-19 relief funds, stakeholders have announced they will...

FIFA COVID-19 relief fund plan

1. Objectives The objective of the GFF (FIFA Covid-19 Relief) plan is to ensure the judicious distribution of the FIFA grant to the football family...

KAMARA DECLARES HE IS NOT GAMBIAN

By Omar Jatta Hassane Kamara has finally put to bed any assumption surrounding his improbable Gambian heritage, after declaring he is not actually a Gambian. Responding...

GAMBIA RESUMES QUALIFIERS AGAINST GABON IN NOVEMBER

The Confederation of African Football (Caf) has announced the new international calendar for the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations and the 2022 Fifa World...

CAF ADVISES GAMBIA, OTHERS TO FIX STADIUMS DURING COVID BREAK

The Confederation of African Football, Caf, in a recent circular to its members, has advised national associations to use this long break from football...

GFF YET TO DECIDE COVID-19 FUND DISBURSEMENT

Bakary Jammeh First vice president of The Gambia Football Federation, GFF, has told The Standard yesterday that there has not been any decision by...

WHAT NEXT WITH GAMBIA’ COVID-19 FOOTBALL RELIEF FUNDS?

Stakeholders in Gambian football, namely clubs, affiliate associations and regional associations are still waiting for the Gambia Football Federation to inform them about the...

EX-NYC DIRECTOR BAGS UK SCHOLARSHIP

In a rather pleasant twist of fate, the former executive director of the National Youth Council Lamin Darboe has just won a prestigious UK...

LET US FORGO NAWETTANS THIS YEAR

It is increasingly clear that the corona virus pandemic has entered deeply into the fabric of our society. One only needs to follow the...

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