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By Sulayman Bah A Gambian referee has been unanimously acclaimed as the continent’sPapa Bakary Gassama 1 best referee, Foroyaa Sport can report. Papa Gassama fend off stiff competition from rival candidates such as Cameroon’s Alioum Neant and Doue Noumadiez to land on the coveted prize.The 37-year-old whistle guru scooped the coveted accolade at the Glo sponsored Caf annual awards held in Lagos after having missed it on the first attempt in 2013. Last week’s triumph that won plaudits from a plethora of African football greats makes him the first Gambian to clinch the title. 2014 has been a year of record-setting for Bakary Gassama for becoming the first Gambian to have refereed in the Qatar Stars League and the 2014 World Cup.]]>

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