Buckingham FC kit arrives with Gambian namesake after year journey

Buckingham FC kit arrives with Gambian namesake after year journey
 

A football team in Gambia have received the kit sent by their British namesake, over a year after it was shipped.
Buckingham United FC sent their old strip to Buckingham Street FC in Gunjur, a town in south west Gambia, after the teams struck up a Facebook friendship.
The shipment was posted in May 2017 but was mislaid at the airport in Gambia.
Player Famara Badjie said they received the kit with "extreme joy" and sent "a very big thank you" to the Brits.
Adam Bray, the vice-chairman of Buckingham United, said the connection between the two teams began four or five years... read more

 
27 September 2018 in Regional, Views: 60
Source: BBC
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