GFF Updates Journalists on Forthcoming LYG Girls Festival

GFF Updates Journalists on Forthcoming LYG Girls Festival




The Women Committee of The Gambia Football Federation on Thursday convened a press conference at the Football House to update the public through the members of press on the preparations on the upcoming 4th Live Your Goals Girls Festival.

The event is slated on the 21st and 22nd October in Jarra Soma, Lower River Region.

Speaking at the press conference, Sainey Sissoho, Women Football Coordinator said the event seeks to promote and develop women in football across the length and breath of the country.

According to her, the event is targeting 1000 girls (age between 6-12) from across the country. She added that there would also be an international friendly march between the Gambia Female National Team and Casa Sport Female Team.

Sissoho finally lauded the support received from the GFF executive, noting that the event is very important. “We want to use the event to see women in football is decentralised across the country,” she concluded.

Sainaobu Cham, chairperson of women football committee, expressed similar remarks.

by Jainaba D Jatta