FREDRIK TRAINS WITH SCORPIONS

By Sulayman Bah

Fredrik Sidat Fladby, a Norwegian-born Gambian is training withSidat Fladby the Gambia local-based national team, this paper understands.

Fladby who plies in the Norwegian fourth tier with Nordstrand IF arrived in town recently.

The 20-year-old midfielder was handed a straight test in a local-based friendly match against Banjul Zonal outfit helping assist the 1-0 goal in the Scorpions duel.

Born to a Gambian dad and nephew to late Gambian erstwhile vice president Sheriff Mustapha Dibba, Sidat is expected to be with the team to head to Senegal.

He is a graduate of Valenga IF, top flight club trading in the Norwegian premier league and was voted the team’s best young player after they won the reserves’ title five years ago.

He recently had trials with English Coventry City and Finnish club KuPS.