In faraway United Kingdom, a member of Gambian diaspora graduated with magma cum laude from the University of Birmingham with a Masters of Science with Merit International development (Governance and State-Building) degree. Lamin Jassey, the former administrative secretary of the Gambia Football Association, a youth activist, is among a privilegedContinue Reading

The Gambia’s national squad have stung Taifa Stars of Tanzania on Saturday twice at home, with ace striker Mustapha Jarju scoring both goals in the 45th and 51st minutes. The Scorpions’ consolation win in the CAF/World Cup qualifying match will somehow boost the already decaying football spirit among fans. GambiaContinue Reading

Mustapha Kebbeh has been elected the President of the Gambia Football Federation at a congress in Paradise Suites Hotel this afternoon.  The Faji-Kunda native and President of Steve Biko Football Club won the race after edging out Modou Musa by nine votes. Mr. Kebbeh scored 30 votes as compared toContinue Reading

SONKO AMONG EUROPE’S 16 BEST                    A young Gambian is among the best European youth players currently being scouted by the world’s leading teams, including Man United and Juventus in England and Italy, respectively. Bubakary Sonko, who originally hailed from Jarra Si-KundaContinue Reading

By Ian Hughes BBC Sport Sunday Mba scored a magnificent winner as Nigeria won the Africa Cup of Nations for the third time. The dominant Super Eagles made the breakthrough just before half-time when Mba clipped the ball over Mohamed Koffi and then volleyed into the far corner. Burkina FasoContinue Reading