Lone Star lost 3-0 in Dakar over the weekend, rounding out a 3-1 aggregate loss in the series. Lone Star won the first leg 1-0 and needed at least a draw to send them to the first-round qualifiers. However, their poor away performances haunted them as they conceded three away goals, which put an end to their CHAN 2020 journey.
Lone Star begins its journey to the 2021 African Nations Championship, commonly called CHAN, on Sunday, July 28 when they take on Senegal in the first leg of the preliminary qualifying round at the Antoinette Tubman Stadium in Monrovia.
The head coach of Liberia’s national football team, Thomas Kojo, has invited 25 players for Lone Star’s African Nations Championship qualifiers against Senegal in July.
Barrack Young Controller Football Club has started preparations for the upcoming season as they have made their first signing since the end of the 2016-17 league season.
The national team of Liberia will begin its fight for qualification for a continental competition for the third time in history when they take on Mauritania on Friday, July 14 in the first round of the African Nations Championship.