EYEAFRICA TV: Marrakech: MOROCCO: Saintfielt hands debut to Scandinavian trio whilst Colley and Muhammad Mbye gets full debut.
The Gambia take on Guinea Conakry in an international friendly game at the Grande Stade de Marrakech in Morocco this evening(Friday).
The game against the Syli Nationale is the first test for coach Tom Saintfielt as he begins a new two-year contract.
The Belgian tactician has named Scandinavia-based trio of Saul Jobarteh, Sheriff Sinyan and Sulayman Bojang in his starting lineup whilst Atalanta midfielder Ebrima Colley also fills the void left by the absence of Hamza Barry.
Colley was superb for the youth team of Atalanta in the Italian Primavera League netting eight goals in 23 games.
He is well noted for his dead-ball deliveries and has already been tagged as a player with a bright future.
Starting XI to face Guinea:
Modou Jobe (GK)
Omar Colley (C)
The Scorpions will round up their 11-day training in Morocco with a game against the Atlas Lions on Wednesday 12th June.
By: Buba Jallow Fallaboweh