Gambian clubs storm Africa this weekend


Champions Gambia Armed Forces GAF FC and Hawks, the FA Cup holders have both left for their respective CAF champions league and Confederation Cup qualifiers.

GAF is out to Lusaka to take on ZANACO FC of Zambia on Saturday.

Almost immediately after the match GAF will fly back to continue their technical preparation for the return leg on Saturday 24 at the Independence Stadium.


As for Hawks they will face Akwa United FC of Nigeria in the first leg of the CAF Confederation Cup preliminary qualifiers at the Godswill Akpobia International Stadium in the City of Uyo on Sunday.

Hawks is flying out with a 28 member delegation headed by Club Secretary General Sadibou Kamaso while Mr Ndongo Camara represents the Gambia Football Federation and Mbye Camara of Star FM Radio the Media Attache of the club. Hawks is expected back on the 13th February to host Awka United in the return leg schedule for Wednesday 21st February at the Independence Stadium at 6:00pm.

The GAF delegation is headed by General Alhagie Martin.