The Gambia consultant on the CAF Pan African U15 School soccer championship in the women’ class, Scan Aid, were topped the champions of the maiden match after beating fellow finalist Guinea Bissau to the head by way of a purpose to nil. The ultimate used to be performed in Santa Cruz, Cape Verde.
Scan Aid had been topped champions of the hot Gambia Football Federation (GFF) and Confederation of African Football (CAF) Pan African School Football U15 championship held in the rustic and thus represented The Gambia below the women’ class.
New Yundum who represented The Gambia below the lads’ class had been unfortunate to lose in the general towards Guinea Conakry 4-3 on penalty shootouts following a goalless draw in legislation time.
With the win, Scan Aid have earned a price tag to the AFCON 2023 in Egypt as Champions of WAFU Zone A, whilst New Yundum, who completed runners-up in the lads class, ignored out an AFCON berth to Egypt.
“The Gambian girls were on scintillating form throughout the championship with a hundred percent record, beating Guinea Bissau 1-0 in the final game to finish a memorable and record breaking campaign. The girls will now represent WAFU Zone A in the African Cup of Nations to [be] hosted by Egypt in April 2023,” the GFF mentioned.
“As winners, the Gambian Girls will pocket One Hundred Thousand Dollars (USD100, 000:00) while the boys will also receive Seventy-Five Thousand Dollars (USD75, 000:00) as consolidation. The Gambian team and delegation returns to Banjul tomorrow.”