Ablie Jallow has been invited by Coach Raoul Savoy to replace Ibou Sawaneh in the Gambia’s Sunday clash against Cameroon at the Independence Stadium in Bakau.
The news was relayed via Real de Banjul Football Club who expressed delight that the youngster is included in the squad for the crunch AFOCN qualifier.
Ablie would team up with his international team-mates upon their return a training camp in Morocco.
Having drawn with South Africa 0-0 in their opening qualifier back in June, the Scorpions of the Gambia now face a Cameroon side who beat Mauritania 1-0 in their first match.
Ablie, who has represented Gambia at CHAN level, will hope to add a senior cap to his blossoming career.
He guided Real de Banjul to a second-placed finish last season and was influential in the club’s CAF Champions League campaign.
The game takes place at the Independence Stadium in Bakau on Sunday 6th September.