Wednesday, February 8

Sanyang United Defeat Dabanani   Boys of Gunjur in West Coast Zonal Semifinal

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Sanyang United defeated, Dabanani boys of Gunjur 3 goals to 1 to book their ticket to the final of the West Coast Football Zonal on Sunday at Brikama Box-Bar Mini Stadium.

Sherrifo Keita opened the score sheet in the 36th minute of the game for the “Dabanani boys of Gunjur, while Mustapha Joof leveled the score line in the 52nd minute of the game for the Kombo boys of Sanyang.Muhammed Lamin Marong scored in the 53rd and 75th minutes of the game to give Sanyang United the victory.In an interview with journalists after the game, Sedia Bojang head coach of Sanyang United praised his team for the victory but recalled that he was defeated by the Gunjur in the first final edition of the West Coast zonal football tournament.

He added that he will work hard to win the trophy this year.

“We must win this year’s West Coast zonal football trophy against the ‘Sateba’ boys of Brikama”, he eluded.Muhammed Lamin Marong the top striker of Sanyang United who scored five goals in four games expressed his delight in scoring, while he thanked his parents for supporting him.
He said that scoring goals have been his main target in a game, noting that scoring goals is always his target but anytime he doesn’t score a goal he becomes unhappy.

He vowed that the game against Brikama boys in the final will be a derby game to watch.
For his part, Sulayman Barrow, head coach of Gunjur expressed his disappointment in losing the game to the Sanyang boys and stated that it was an unfortunate outcome for their failure to capitalize on their chances.

He added that he also failed to work on his formation in the second half of the game which his opponents realized and punished him.
The Kombo boys of Sanyang United will lock horns with the ‘Sateba ‘boys in the West Coast zonal football final.