MUSLIM S.S.S AND MAHAD S.S.S WIN PRINCIPALS CUP 2017

MUSLIM S.S.S AND MAHAD S.S.S WIN PRINCIPALS CUP 2017

 

The prestigious Principals Cup, the only organized secondary school football tournament ended Sunday 18th June 2017, with another thrilling finish, exciting enough to take memories to another year. The tournament is now a fixed calendar in the programme of The Gambia Secondary Schools Football Association, an affiliate of The Gambia Football Federation GFF.

Bankrolled by GTBank, the tournament is as lucrative as it is competitive with individual prizes running into hundreds of thousands of Dalasis and a few fantastic stay at the Independence Stadium for teams who made into the final phases.

This year, Muslim Senior Secondary School girls repeated their conquering feat of last year to grab the Principals Cup in that category with a 2-0 spanking of debutants Gambia Senior in the final. The scene for a thrilling evening was set by Kaddy Bayo who scored the opener before the tournament’s best female player Ola Buwaro, scored a stunner to make it 2-0.

Other awards in the female category went to Lidia Prierra who took home the best goalkeeper award while Fatou Dukureh of third place Bottrop Senior won the leading goal scorer award.
In the male category, Essau Senior Secondary School made history transforming themselves from rookie champions when they beat fellow new comers Mahad 1-0 to claim the title.

They made this spectacular success relying among other things on the consummating skills of Matarr Saine who was fittingly awarded the tournament’s best male player. Matarr Sidibeh of Armitage Senior Secondary School scored 4 goals to win the leading goal scorer award and Salifu Bojang of Mahad won the best goalkeeper award.

In total eight male and eight female teams competed with the winners in each category raking D100, 000.00, D75, 000.00 and 50, 000 cash prizes for winners, runners-up 1 and 2 respectively.
Winners are also presented gold, silver and bronze medals.  All 16 teams were provided jerseys, balls, and whistles, among many other items.

Source: Standard News Paper

 

GTBANK PRINCIPALS CUP 2017 RESULTS, TABLE & FIXTURES

MALE

FEMALE

NO

GROUP A

GROUP B

NO

GROUP A

GROUP B

1

ESSAU SSS

SHEIKH MASS KAH SSS

1

SITANUNKU SSS

MUSLIM SSS

2

GAMBIA SSS

NASIR SSS

2

NYAKOI SSS

MINGDOW SSS

3

MINGDOW SSS

MAHAD SSS

3

ARMITAGE SSS

TAHIR SSS

4

TAHIR SSS

ARMITAGE SSS

4

GAMBIA SSS

BOTTROP SSS

 

 

 

FIXTURES

 

Date

Time

Sex

Grp

Team A

Team B

No

Monday 12/06/17

3.00 pm

F

B

MUSLIM SSS                                    1

0                  BOTTROP SSS

1

5.00 pm

M

B

SHEIKH MASS KAH SSS                1

3                 ARMITAGE SSS

2

1.00 pm

F

A

SITANUNKU SSS                             1

3                      GAMBIA SSS

3

3.00 pm

M

A

ESSAU SSS                                     0

2                          TAHIR SSS

4

5.00 pm

F

A

NYAKOI  SSS                                  0

0                 ARMITAGE SSS

5

1.00 pm

M

A

GAMBIA SSS                                   1

1                  MINGDOW SSS

6

3.00 pm

F

B

MINGDOW SSS                               1

0                         TAHIR  SSS

7

5.00 pm

M

B

NASIR SSS                                      1

3                    MAAHAD SSS

8

Tuesday 13/06/17

3.00 pm

F

A

ARMITAGE SSS                              0

1             SITANUNKU  SSS

9

5.00 pm

M

A

TAHIR SSS                                      0

0                      GAMBIA SSS  

10

1.00 pm

F

B

BOTTROP SSS                                1

0                 MINGDOW  SSS

11

3.00 pm

M

B

ARMITAGE SSS                               2

3                         NASIR SSS

12

5.00 pm

F

A

GAMBIA SSS                                   3

0                     NYAKOI  SSS

13

1.00 pm

M

A

MINGDOW SSS                                0

1                        ESSAU SSS  

14

3.00 pm

F

B

TAHIR SSS                                       0

2                      MUSLIM SSS  

15

5.00 pm

M

B

MAAHAD SSS                                  1

0SHEIKH MASS SSS KAH

16

Wednesday114/06/17

3.00 pm

F

B

MUSLIM  SSS                                   1

0                 MINGDOW  SSS

17

5.00 pm

M

B

ARMITAGE SSS                               1

1                    MAAHAD SSS

18

1.00 pm

F

B

TAHIR SSS                                       0

9                  BOTTROP SSS  

19

3.00 pm

M

B

SHEIKH MASS KAH SSS                0

2                         NASIR SSS

20

5.00 pm

F

A

ARMITAGE SSS                               0

2                      GAMBIA SSS

21

1.00 pm

F

A

NYAKOI  SSS                                   0

2              SITANUNKU SSS

22

3.00 pm

M

A

ESSAU SSS                                     1

0                      GAMBIA SSS

23

5.00 pm

M

A

MINGDOW  SSS                               0

0                          TAHIR SSS

24

 

SEMI FINALS

       Date                       Place                  Time                  Sex              Team A                Score                        Team B               No

Thursday

15/06/17

STADIUM 1

 

3.00 pm

F

Gambia SSS             2

1                    BOTROP SSS

25

5.00 pm

M

ESSAU SSS            2

0                         NASIR SSS

26

STADIUM 2  

3.00 pm

F

MUSLIM SSS          5

0              SITANUNKU SSS

27

5.00 pm

M

MAHAD SSS           4

2                          TAHIR SSS

28

                                                                                                                        

THIRD PLACE

Friday

16/06/17

STADIUM 1

3.00 pm

F

 

BOTTROP SSS                4   

  1 SITANUNKU

29

5.00 pm

M

 

NASIR SSS                      3                                        

  4   TAHIR SSS

30

                                                                                                                        

FINALS (2)

Sunday

18/06/17

STADIUM 1

3.00 pm

F

 

MUSLIM SSS                  2

0 GAMBIA SSS

31

5.00 pm

M

 

ESSAU SSS                    1                                        

0MAHAD SSS

32