By Baboucarr Fallaboweh
The Alkamba Times brings you the Gambian foreign based players weekend roundup with few players playing during the international break.
Saidou Khan and Ibou Touray played in League Two as the duo were not included in the squad for the World Cup qualifiers as the latter just recovered from an ankle injury.
US Ouakam registered their first three points of the season following their 3-1 home victory against Jamano Fatick. Following their opening defeat against Pikine, Ouakam drew twice before turning the fortunes thanks to Aziz Ceesay’s brace. Ceesay who was the club’s leading goal scorer scored a brace and also assisted Idrissa Mbaye.
CasaSports went on to lose 3-0, their second defeat of the season. Goalkeeper Pa Ebou Dampha maintained his position between the sticks.
Saidou Khan played his half-century match for Swindon in their 1-1 draw away at Harrogate in North Yorkshire. Khan who played the full throttle is the latest Gambian to achieve the feat. Viborg FF forward Alasana Jatta celebrated his century match against Fc Nordsjaelland.
Ibou Touray played the full 90 minutes for Stockport County Football Club in their 2-0 win against Colchester. This is their 12th straight win of the season.
Baboucarr Faal gave HNK Orijent the lead in the 15th minute but the visitor’s NK Solin responded to earn a solitary point.
Gibril Sillah scored a brace in Azam’s 3-1 win over JKU SC on Sunday, this is Sillah’s fourth goal of the season, and he has started Azam’s last three matches.
Alieu Manneh was involved in a friendly match for Zulte Waregem U21. He scored and assisted as they beat Deinze 4-1 on Saturday. Greater Tomorrow Football Academy’s young star is currently on a trial with the Belgian club.