Ibrahim Kamara scored the only goal of the match as Bambara Town defeated defending champions Kroo Town Road 1-0 in the opening game of the 2023 Central One Football Association (COFA) Community League at Parade Ground in Freetown, Sierra Leone, on Sunday, August 20, 2023.
The defending champions, Kroo Town Road, were captained by Kwame Quee, while Bambara Town was led by Santa Ramadan on opening day.
Kroo Town Road were the favorites to win the match, but Bambara Town showed courage and took a deep run to upset the star-studded KTR, as they are commonly known.
The competition is expected to attract a large crowd, as it has been a saving grace to Sierra Leone football.
The victory is a morale boost for Bambara Town, who will be looking to build on their performance in the upcoming matches.
The competition is expected to attract a large crowd, as it has been a saving grace to Sierra Leone football at community level.