Adama Sidibeh, Alfusainey Gassama, and Momodou Bojang on target as Noah Sonko wrapped up the league title in Bulgaria


Musa Juwara and Gibril Sillah scored back-to-back goals as Yankuba Minteh reached double figures thanks to his goal against NEC Nijmegen.


Sampdoria are unbeaten in the last five games following their 3-1 win over Catanzaro on Friday, which eventually guaranteed them a play-off spot. Darboe lasted 78 minutes in the central midfielder role.

The playoffs will begin on May 20 as Venezia, Cremonese, Catanzaro, Palermo, Sampdoria, and Brescia goes into battle. Sampdoria will take on Palermo.


Brest and Stade de Reims cancelled each other at the Stade Francis Le Blé. The visitor’s took the lead through Munetsi. In the 25th minute, the hosts got their goal through Brassier. Adama Bojang replaced Diakité to make his eighth-place appearance.

Abdoulie Sanyang has started four of the GF38’s last five matches. He maintained his position on match day 37 against Ajaccio. Bamba was the first to draw the first blood by trying a shot on target. Bamba assisted Valls for his brace in the 63rd minute to register his third assist of the season.


19-year-old Gambian sensation Yankuba Minteh scored his 10th league goal in what was his 26th Eredivisie match. Minteh, on loan from Newcastle, now has double figures with five assists and winning one penalty on the course. Minteh restored Feyenoord’s lead in the 57th minute with a left-foot strike.


Vejle picked up crucial three points against Viborg thanks to Musa Juwara’s opener in the eighth minute. The host responded before the break through Jensen, but Russia’s Onugkha scored the winner, making it five goals in the last five matches.

Alagie Saine played his 25th league game in an AC Horsens 1-0 win over Næstved in the Danish League One. The Gambian came on in the 46th minute to protect their lead as their six-game unbeaten run took them to first place in the relegation playoff with 41 points.


Abdoulie Manneh made his second Allsvenskan appearance in the Mjällby AIK 3-1 away victory against Halmstad. The former Wallidan forward replaced Victor in the 85th minute. Mjällby is currently in the third position.


Ebrima Jarju, who was named in the team of the month for April, kept his third clean sheet of the season as Paide edged Nomme United 1-0 with a Saliste goal in the 24th minute.


Genk are winless in their last four matches, with Alieu Fadera only starting one of them. He came off the bench to play in the last 22 minutes when he replaced Sadick. Anderlecht have won at home against their bitter rivals in Blauv-Wit in their last three visits.


The top-of the table clash between Young Boys and Lugano ended in favour of the visitor’s, thanks to Ousmane Doumbia’s 12th-minute strike to hand Young Boys their second defeat at the Wankdorf stadium. The Young Boys are still six points clear on top with three more games left. Colley’s 13th start for BSC Young Boys saw him last for 63 minutes in what was his 27th appearance of the season.


Adama Sidibeh gave St. Johnstone the lead in what was his third goal. Adama Sidibeh was in the right place at the right time to turn Stevie May’s cross into the net in the eighth minute. The host, Livingston, responded in the 72nd minute before finally getting the winner through Andrew Shinnie’s 90+5′ goal.


Following the final whistle between arch rivals Ludogrets and CSKA Sofia, Noah Sonko has now won all titles in Bulgaria. Ludogrets won their 13th league title and 13th in a row following their 3-1 home win against CSKA Sofia. Ludogorets Razgrad also secured a spot in the Champions League (QR1). Sonko has played 19 league games this season.

Czech Republic

Both Mahmudu Bajo and Alasana Yirajang were handed a start in FK Podbrezova’s 2-1 win against champions SK Bratislava on Saturday. The latter lasted for 88 minutes while Bajo played the full throttle.


Momodou Bojang brought his side back to the game when he scored the equaliser in the 55th minute. The Merrekech club won a corner, with Bojang putting the ball between the legs of the goalkeeper. Kawab Merrekech played a 1-1 draw against Atlas Khenifa in the Morocco League 2. The former Gambia U20 striker now has six goals and four assists.


Gibril Sillah scored his seventh league goal in the NBC. Sillah restored Azam’s lead in the 38th minute. Azam moves to 2nd place with 60 points.


TFC Rufisque returns to winning ways thanks to Adama Diarra’s goal. Abdoulie Ka and Matar Ceesay maintained their position in the starting XI as they beat CasaSports at the Ngalandou Diouf stadium.


Alieu Barry scored a brace as Huila beat Cr. Uniao 3-0 at home. Barry, the former Gambia U20 striker, has now scored four league goals.


Bubacarr Steve Trawally provided an assist in the Sanat-Naft 1-1 draw against Aluminium Arak in the Iran Pro League. The former Al Shabab and Ajman forward has one goal and two assists in eight matches in Iran.


The last two meetings between Brothers Union and Fortis FC ended in a stalemate. Omar Sarr scored his third goal for Fortis FC when he gave them the lead at the Rajshahi. Noyon restored parity for Brothers Union Club in the 73rd minute of the match. With the outcome of the game, Fortis Football Club, standing sixth in the league table, collected 17 points from 15 matches.

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Baboucarr Fallaboweh
Baboucarr Fallaboweh Sports Editor (Buba Jallow Fallaboweh) is a Gambian football expert, football analyst & columnist. The Stockholm-based Journalist is a media officer, football Scout, PR, Influencer and Digital creator. I started my journalism career as a football analyst in 2012 with Vibes FM and went on to work with CityLimit, West Coast, Hot FM, Freedom Radio, Eye Africa and Afri Radio as a content producer and presenter. In 2013, I attended Football Daily on the BBC SPORTS where we discussed the different styles of Football played in Africa. I Went on to freelance for The Point Newspaper, Freedom Newspaper, Daily Observer and Standard Newspaper before being appointed as Sports Editor with the Alkamba Times in March 2022.  I have worked for Magazines like Glo Magazine and Foot54 covering Gambian football and African Football.   Between 2020 -2021 I worked as a scout for the Gambia Football Federation, scouting talents for the U17 &U20.  From 2017 to 2021, I served as Media officer for GFF First division teams Team Rhino and Marimoo and also as media Officer of Banjul FC, fourth Division tier in Sweden and Darboe’s FC (Female second division club in the Gambia). I served as a PR for Superstars Academy.   With Afrencon, I was a data analyst before I joined LightHouse as a head scout for the Gambia project. In organizational structures, I served as the ambassador of the John Bass Kidney Foundation and one of the founders of the foundation creating kidney awareness in the Gambia.   I also served two positions in the Gambian organization in Sweden, as Sports chairman and the secretary of the associations.   After 12 years of being a football journalist, I was named 3rd best sports column writer in Africa year 2021 by the reputable sports media organization AIPS. I finished in the top 35 in the world with my article titled Back way: Gambian footballers in deadly Voyage to Europe.   With over 500 articles and interviews, analysis, profiling, features and news, I was shortlisted for the Gambia Press Union National Journalist Award 2022. I submitted the article which was co-written alongside Momodou Bah From Living Through Despair to Being An Agent Of Hope, The Inspiring Story Of John Bass.   I have served as an advisers to Football academies, clubs, and players and others. I have hosted dozens of shows and was invited as a guest on both radio, TV and the online press. I also covered the Gambia's maiden AFCON debut in 2021 in Cameroon.  


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