Gambia duo in Champions League show tomorrow

By Sulayman Bah

Gambia players Demba Savage and Macoumba Kandji will be making an appearance in the Uefa Champions league qualifiers Tuesday.

The duo’s Finnish club HJK Helsinki rubs shoulders with Macedonian league champions Rabontnicki with the first-leg taking place in Macedonia.

Both Demba and Kandji who are equal on goal tally are expected to start in the campaign which will be uncapped Macoumba’s debut show in the Champions League having spent most of his career in the MLS and of recent in Greece.

The second leg will be in Helsinki 23rd July.

HJK are currently league leaders in the Finnish premier league after nineteen league matches.