Red Scorpions Lead GFF Women League with 7 Points


By Yankuba Jallow

Red Scorpions Football Club is leading the Gambia Football Federation Women’s First Division with Seven (7) points with six matches left before the end of the season.

With 6 matches to go, Red Scorpions are the favourites to win the league as the other teams are finding it difficult to bridge the gap.

In the 12 matches they played, they won 11 and lost 1 while scoring 35 goals and conceding only 3. They won 5-nil against Immigration Football Club on Monday at the Bakau Football Park to continue their dominance in the league this season. They have 33 points. Immigration is sitting in 9th position with 7 points, 1 point above the bottom team, Gambia Armed Forces.

Berewuleng Football Club is sitting in second place with 26 points. Berewuleng won 8, drew 2 and lost 2 in the 12 matches they played so far this season. They lost their last match 2-1 to TMT Football Club played on Friday, 12 April at Basori. They lost 2 and won 3 of their last 5 matches as the title challenge continues. They scored 21 and conceded 12.

Police Football Club are sitting in 3rd place with 25 points, 1 point behind Berewuleng in 2nd and 8 points behind the league leaders, Red Scorpions. The Police lost 1, drew 4 and won 7 of the 12 matches they have played so far this season. The Police scored 17 and conceded 9. They drew in their last match 0-0 against Gambia Armed Forces.

Koita Football Club are sitting in 4th place with 23 points. They won their last match 1-nil against Brikama United played on Monday, 15 April in Brikama. Koita won 7, drew 2 and lost 3. They scored 14 goals and conceded 8. They won their last 2 matches.

TMT Football Club is sitting in 5th place with 21 points from 12 matches. They won their last 3 matches. They won 6, drew 3 and lost 3 so far this season with 15 goals scored and 8 goals conceded.

6th place Future Bi has 11 points from 12 matches and they have lost four of their last 5 matches. They won 3, drew 2 and lost 7 of their matches.

Brikama United is sitting in 7th position with 9 points from 12 matches. They have lost 4 of their last 5 matches. They have 2 wins, 3 draws and 7 defeats this season. They conceded 23 and scored only 9 leaving them with a goal difference of -14.

City Girls are sitting in 8th position with 8 points from 12 matches. They won 2, drew 2 and lost 8 matches this season. They are one point above the relegation zone. They scored 6 and conceded 16 goals.

Immigration FC recorded 7 points and Gambia Armed Forces with 6 points are the two teams in the relegation zone. Immigration has 2 wins, 1 draw and 9 defeats while GAF have 1 win, 3 draws and 8 defeats. Both teams have each scored 7 goals but Immigration conceded 24 goals while GAF conceded 15.