Jatta, Sowe, Sillah, and Gassama on target as Minteh grabs an assist

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England

Kane Wilson’s goal in the 78th minute at Pride Park was enough for the Rams to beat Bolton Wanderers in Sky Bet League One. Ebou Adams, on loan from Cardiff, played the full throttle.

Jack Nolan’s 79th minute strike from the spot spoiled a perfect afternoon for former Viborg FF forward Jatta who started perfectly  by assisting Jim O’ Brien with just four minutes on the clock. Jatta went on to restore the visitor’s lead in the 45th minute and lasted for 56 minutes away in Accrington.

 

 Italy

Ebrima Darboe started on the bench, away from San Nicola. Darboe was introduced in the second half replacing Yepes. He was involved in the buildup for which Kasami scored in the 87th minute.

Sheikh Sibi kept his 10th clean sheet in their home game against AS Giana Erminio. Saturday’s result was preceded by three winless runs.

 France

Struggling Metz welcomed back Ablie Jallow on their trip to Stade de Reims. Metz ended up losing 2-1, and Ablie Jallow came on in the 86th minute, replacing Lamin Camara.

Grenoble are without a win in their last six games following their 3-1 defeat away to Rodez. Both Gambians, Abdoulie Sanyang and Saikou Touray, came in the second half at 70th and 79th minute respectively.

Switzerland

The Young Boys finally lost their lead at the top following their 2-0 defeat away to Lausanne. Both Gambia duos, Saidy Janko and Ebrima Colley, were introduced in the second half of the game.

 Netherlands

Yankuba Minteh has now taken his goal involvement with Feyenoord Rotterdam in the Eredivisie to 10. (7 goals, 3 assists). Minteh assisted Brazilian Igor Paixão in a game that saw Feyenoord come back twice to snatch a win against Heerenveen.

Denmark

Vejle lost 2-0 against Midtjylland. Hamza Barry was an unused substitute, while Musa Juwara came in in the second half as Vejle searched for an equaliser, which proved unfruitful.

James Gomez maintained his position as Odense welcomed FC Copenhagen; the visitor’s emerged winners by scoring three goals.

AC Horsen are five games without a win, picking only one pint. (D1 L4) following their latest 3-2 defeat away to B93. Alagie Saine maintained his position, being pushed a bit further as a defensive midfielder.

Turkey

MEK Ankaragucu ended seven games without a win by getting a 2-1 at home. Ali Sowe grabbed his fifth goal of the season. Sowe was played through by goalkeeper Bahadir, beating three defenders before doubling Ankara’s lead in the 66th minute.

Estonia

Ebrima Jarju and Paide’s flying start continued as they beat the defending champions 2-1 at home to make it three straight wins. Jarju made five saves, and two of them were crucial.

South Africa

Salifu Colley made his fifth appearance for Stellenbosch in their 6-1 win over Milford FC. Colley, the Gambia U20 starlet, replaced Titus in the 68th as they advanced to the Nedbank Cup quarterfinals.

Tanzania

Gibril Sillah scored the equaliser for Azam in their 2-1 win over the Young Africans. Sillah made the best use of poor clearance by the visitor’s following Azam’s counter account. The goal in the 18th was his fifth goal of the campaign in the NBC Premier League.

Senegal

Abdoulie Gassama extended the Yellows lead in the 43rd minute from the spot. The Comets completed their comeback with a sublime freekick by Layouss Samb. However, a Solomon strike in the 89th minute made sure Guediawaye left Ngalandou Diouf Stadium with three points following a seven-goal thriller.

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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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