Tapha Manneh is new U-20 coach


The duo have been acting as caretaker coaches for the squad since it started training last month ahead of the African Youth Championship qualifiers which The Gambia begins with a match against Liberia next month. 

It was also disclosed that the contract would last one year, covering the period of the qualifiers and possible participation in the tourney that would be staged in Senegal next year.

Also at the news conference, the GFF revealed that the final list of the squad has been drawn and it includes players from both home and those playing abroad.



Below is the full list of the squad members:


1. Bubacar  Trawalley, Real de Banjul

2. Yusupha Sarr  – Young Africans

3. Buba Sanneh  – Real de Banjul

4. Samper Mendy — Gamtel

5. Mass  Manga —— Hawks 

6. Ebrima  Tunkara,—– Biko

7. Musa Touray  –Biko

8. Saikou Conteh ——–  Bkio

9. Bully Drammeh   Brikama United

10. Famara Jarju– Real

11. Alieu Jatta———– Brimaka United

12. Ebou Kanteh  –Brikama United 

13. Lamin Jallow   –Real

14. Salieu Krubally  –Real 

15. Madi Fatty —-Real 

16. Yusupha Bobb —- Hawks

17. Edrissa Badji— Interior 

18. Musa Bangura- Hawks

19. Lamin Kande ——— Interior

20. Abdoulie Bah——– GPA

21. Bakary- Njie   Wallidan 

22. Modu Badji– Samger

23. Sulayman Saho—Brikama United

24. Assan Njie —–Samger

25. Ebou Sanyang—– Interior


Foreign based Players

26. Alieu Sowe—Italy

27. Hamza Barry —- Malta

28. Sulayman Marreh — Spain

29. Bubacar Sanayang—- Liberia

30. Saloum Faal—-Senegal


Author: Lamin Cham