Diaspora, Africa – (African Boulevard News) – The Gambia U-20 team has received a boost ahead of the 2023 FIFA U-20 World Cup in Argentina, as Coach Abdoulie Bojang announces a provisional 35-man squad. The coach’s announcement comes amidst an air of excitement and anticipation from Gambian football fans as they prepare for their team’s World Cup campaign.
- Bojang’s Squad Selection
Abdoulie Bojang has been in charge of the Gambian U-20 team for over a year and has seen his team go through a rigorous selection process ahead of the tournament. The coach’s squad comprises of a mix of seasoned international players and promising young talent from the local leagues. The Gambian team has always been known for its physical strength and attacking prowess, and this squad is no different. The coach has selected a combination of defenders, midfielders, and forwards with the ability to create chances and score goals.
The Road to Argentina
The Gambia U-20 team secured their place in the 2023 FIFA U-20 World Cup following a convincing qualifying campaign in which they finished top of their group. They won four out of their six games, scoring 12 goals in the process. The team’s performance in the qualifiers has given Gambian football fans hope that their team can go far in the tournament.
The Gambian team has never won a major football tournament, but the enthusiasm surrounding this squad has given fans renewed hope. There is a sense of optimism in the air, and fans are eagerly anticipating the start of the tournament. The team has been drawn in a tough group that includes Brazil, Australia, and Ukraine. Bojang’s team will begin their World Cup campaign against Australia on May 25.
Coach Bojang addressed the media after announcing his provisional squad, saying, “I am really excited about the team we have selected. We have a good mix of experienced players and young talent that can make a difference in the tournament.” The coach also added that his team is focused on their opening game against Australia and will take it one game at a time.
The Gambian U-20 team has a tough task ahead of them, but with their coach’s confidence and the support of their fans, they will be aiming to make a mark in the tournament. Gambians worldwide will be glued to their screens, watching every moment of their team’s journey in the FIFA U-20 World Cup.
In conclusion, Gambian football fans can look forward to an exciting tournament as their U-20 team prepares to take on the best in the world. With Bojang’s leadership and a strong squad, the team will be eager to make history and put Gambia on the map in the world of football.