It was a moment of solace yesterday evening for the Gambia football fans after they won Angola by 3 goals to 1 in the AFCON qualifiers in Luanda.
The Scorpions who not long ago suffered a back to back defeat in the hands the Palanca negra gigante during the world cup qualifiers for Qatar 2022, earned themselves a 3 away goals and points.
Wilosn Eduardo’s 3rd minute shot in the 18 yard area left goalie Modou Jobe motionless, making it 1 for the host.
Assan Ceesay responded with an diving header from a Modou Barrow cross in the 17th minute, leveling the scores 1 all.
Ceesay capitalised from the Angolan keeper’s error and net a double just a minute after scoring his first goal, putting the Scorpions ahead.
It was Sulayman Marreh who finally nailed it when Abdoulie Jallow laid the ball for him in the 89 minutes. The match ended with Angola 1 and the Gambia 3.
By: Logic Sport
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