By Lamin Cham
Scorpions coach Tom Sainfiet began work in earnest on the double header against Togo which will significant tell how much chances The Gambia have in her quest to reach CAN 2019. Though the official list of invited players is expected to be revealed today, The Standard has been reliably informed that Steve Trawalley, former captain Omar Colley as well as Modou Barrow are still absent. The Standard could not confirm initial reports that Assan Ceesay and or Hamza Barry may not be invited this time round. However some new names have been revealed and are expected to be in the list .They are Muhammed Badamosi a Gambian footballer who plays as a centre-forward for FUS Rabat in the Botola. He’s nicknamed the Gambian Zlatan for his height which is compared to Swedish striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic. There is also one Amando August, Muhammed Mbye and Adama Jammeh names that would thrill fans reveling in the new era in Gambian football. Also according to our sources, the coach has kept faith in current sensation Musa Barrow of Atalanta. The availability of these players and the full list of those invited will be confirmed by coach Sainfiet at this morning’s press conference at Football House.