2023 U-20 AFCON:‘Our Focus Now Is The Trophy’ —gambia Captain Says Ahead Flying Eagles Game

By Chimezie Nebolisa
Click for Full Image Size

Gambia captain Alagie Saine is adamant the target of he and his teammates now is the 2023 U-20 AFCON title.

Gambia marched into the semi-finals of this year’s tournament after the annihilation of South Sudan 5-0.

To win their first-ever U-20 AFCON title, Gambia must go pastFlying Eagles of Nigeria in the semi-finals on Monday.

The Flying Eagles bounced back from an opening day defeat to Senegal with wins against hosts Egypt, Mozambique (group stage) and Uganda (quarter-finals).

Ahead of the crucial match, Saine told newsmen: “We qualified for the World Cup and I’m very happy, my teammates are very happy. We are coming we are not done yet because we need the trophy,” Saine said.”