Liberian clubs’ poor form in continental football continues, as Liberia’s two representatives in the 2019 CAF inter-club competitions have been eliminated during the preliminary qualifying round.
Liberian first division league champions LPRC Oilers began the CAF Champions League competition with a win while 2019 FA Cup champions LISCR Football Club stumbled to another defeat away from home in continental football.
The Confederation of African Football has released the draw for the 2019-20 African clubs continental competitions, the CAF Champions League and the CAF Confederation Cup, with Liberia’s representatives LPRC Oilers and LISCR Football Club being paired against clubs within West Africa.
Liberian international forward Anthony Snoti Laffor has been ruled out for the rest of the 2018-19 season with a knee injury. He will miss out on playing in the CAF Champions League semifinal for the South African club, the Mamelodi Sundowns.
Round two of the 2018-19 CAF Champions League group games were played over the weekend with South African club, Mamelodi Sundowns, bouncing from their shocking defeat on the opening day to Lobi Stars of Nigeria to beat Moroccan giants Wydad Casablanca.
The first round of the 2018-19 CAF Champions League group stage was played over the weekend with all 16 club teams playing their first group game.
Liberian internationals, William Jebor, and Anthony Laffor will have to face each other twice in the group stage of the 2018-19 CAF Champions League after their clubs were paired in Group A.
The 16th week of the ongoing South African ABSA Premiership was played over the weekend with defending champions, Mamelodi Sundowns, grabbing their sixth win of the season with an emphatic 2-1 win over the Kaizer Chiefs.