Real Vs Setif moved to Brikama


The match was originally scheduled to be played in Banjul but after consultations with various stakeholders and to meet Caf requirements, the venue has now been changed to Brikama.

The match will go ahead as planned on Saturday March 14 2015 and kickoff is now billed for 4:30pm.

Sétif sits second in their league, while Real have made an unbeaten start to their league campaign through nine matches.


President William Abraham said: “We appeal to our supporters to come out and support us as this is a huge game not only for us, but Gambia as a whole as we are hosting the continent’s champions.”

The match will be officiated by Mauritian referee Ali Lemghaifry to be assisted by fellow countrymen Hamedine Diba and Boubou Cheikhna Demba and Mohamed Hamada as fourth official. The game will be commissioned by Salaha Baby from Mali.

ES Sétif are the reigning Caf Champions League holders champion after.beating DR Congo’s AS Vita Club in the 2014 final.

They are one of the most successful clubs in Algeria having won the Algerian Ligue Professionnelle 1 six times and the Algerian Cup a record eight times. They are also one of only three Algerian clubs to have won the African Cup of Champions Clubs, winning the 1988 and 2014 editions. They have also won the Arab Champions League twice, in 2007 and 2008, as well as three North African Cups in 2009 and 2010.