Sierra Leone striker, Suffian Kalokoh (Tormentor), won the highest goal scorer trophy in the just concluded West Africa Union Football (WAFU) U-20 male competition in Guinea. He scored six goals from four matches played and won two Man-of-the Match awards in the group stage. According to Hassan Sesay, who has been following Sierra Leone football for the 20 years, Suffian Kalokoh is the first Sierra Leone player to win highest goal scorer in such competition and for that reason they need to encourage him as he has a bright feature. At the end of the tournament, the Sierra Leone national team Shooting Stars were ranked fourth after losing to the Gambia in a penalty shootout. Senegal are the champions of the 2019 West African Football Union (Wafu) Zone A Under-20 Championship after beating Mali 2-0 in the final at General Lansana Conté Stadium in Nongo on Saturday.
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The Senegalese opened the scoring in the 14th minute through N’diaye Abdoulaye from a free-kick. The Malians forced their opponent to retreat as they searched for an equaliser, but a resilient Senegalese defence was at there best in the first 45 minutes. After the restart, an own goal from Malians Eagles defender, Lassine Tangara was enough as Senegal won the WAFU second edition championship.
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