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Young Africans retires Number 5 jersey in honour of Willy Wright

By Tijan Masanneh Ceesay

Young Africans Football class yesterday bade farewell to one of its pioneers, Willy Wright who died last week. Also the team has permanently retired the Number 5 Jersey worn by Wright in his playing days. This is the first time in Gambian football history that such a thing is being done .
There will never be a Number 5 again in Young Africans. We sent it away with its rightful owner in recognition of his dedication to the team and his untiring efforts for the Father Gough nation, a statement from the club read.

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