GFF releases draft league fixtures

The Gambia Football Federation has dispatched the draft Fixtures for the 2017/18 League Season for both Divisions One and Two.

The GFF says the fixtures are drafts and its been sent to all League clubs and relevant stakeholders for their inputs as well before a final one would be put in place.

Ashgabat 2017: Africa’s refugee athletes eyeing medals at Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games

BY: Alieu Ceesay in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan

The Refugee Team that were invited to participate in the Ashgabat 2017 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games have expressed hope that more global competitions will open their doors for them in the future.

Athletes Paulo Amotun Lokoro, Wiyual Puok Deng, Gai Nyang Tap, Ukuk Uthoo Bul and Yiech Pur Biel were selected for Ashgabat 2017 following trials organized by the former Kenyan athlete Tegla Loroupe Peace Foundation in Nairobi, Kenya.

Fox Sports advisor wants Gambia’s FA reconsider quitting WAFU

BY: John Mendy and Momodou Gajaga in Cape Coast, Ghana

Fox Sports Africa senior advisor and TV football commentator Barry Lambert has said that the Gambia Football Federation (GFF) should reconsider their decision to quit future WAFU competitions.

On 11th September, the GFF said it is considering its position within the West African Football Union (WAFU) amid poor refereeing that cost Gambia’s early exit in the ongoing WAFU Cup of nations by hosts Ghana.

Joe Colley wants to leave Chelsea on loan

Gambia-born defender Joseph Colley has revealed he wants to leave English Premier League champions Chelsea on loan.

The 18-year-old, who signed a three-year professional contract with Chelsea last year, currently features for the Blues Under-23s but feels ready to leave the club on loan in search of regular first-time opportunities.