By Sulayman Bah
19 players have been recruited for duty against Africa club champions
ES Setif, Real de Banjul announces.
The Gambian champions will be taking on Setif for the second leg of the CAf first round qualifiers and are due to leave for Algiers this Saturday via Senegal.The club yesterday disclosed 19 players will comprise the traveling
30-man delegation but failed short of mentioning names of the picked
The first leg ended one-all. Real first raced ahead with Ablie Jallow
nestling in the game’s opener before ESS equalized twenty-five minutes
from time after the hosts had disappointingly switched to the back
foot apparently contended with their fragile lead.
The return match is billed for April 3rd at the 25,000 Stade 8 Mai
1945 seater stadium with kickoff tipped for 17:00 GMT.
Ivorian referee Dennis Dembele takes center stage of proceedings aided
by Moussa Bayere and Marius Donatien Tan. Tangba Kambou will be the
fourth official while António Mendes of Guinea-Bissau will act as the
Real De Banjul needs to score and avoid conceding to stand any hope of
qualification in the return leg in Algeria.
The capital-based side reached the first round qualifiers after
thumping Liberia’s champions Barrack Young Controllers in the