Real To Face Gorée In Guédiawaye Tournament

Real To Face Gorée In Guédiawaye Tournament



Real de Banjul will open its 2016 Guédiawaye tournament account against Senegalese league winners Union Sportive Gorée on Friday at the 5000-capacity Stade Amadou Barry.

The tournament, which will take place from the 7-9 October 2016 is organized by Guédiawaye FC, with Real taking part alongside ASAC Concorde of Mauritania and US Gorée of Senegal.

Real de Banjul will kick off their match in the first semi-final on Friday at 3pm before the hosts play Mauritania’s ASAC Concorde at 5pm.

The third place will be played the following day before the final, which is scheduled for Sunday, October 9, at 5pm.

Union Sportive Gorée is four-time Senegalese Premier League champions and have also won four cup titles. The club, founded in 1933, won the first French West African Cup title in 1947 and their very last in 1955.

This will be the second time that Real de Banjul is participating in this competition after taking part in the third edition organized two years ago.