Liberia Football Associationâ€™s 2019 champions, LISCR FC, who also became the second-place winner of the Orange Liberia first division league, is losing many of its top players to the search for better opportunities.
Lone Star remains in search of an away victory, as Coach Peter Butlerâ€™s team lost 1-0 to Egypt in an international friendly on Thursday, November 7 at the Borg El Arab Stadium in Cairo.
On Saturday, the Liberia Football Association hosted its first major awards ceremony, presenting the first divisionâ€™s Most Valuable Player award to Christopher Jackson, along with a Toyota Corolla and L$250,000 (US$1,185).
The Liberia Football Association has released the final list of players to represent the country in the 2019 WAFU Nations Cup that will be hosted in Senegal.
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.
From leading LISCR Football Club to the 2019 FA Cup and a second place in the 2019 Liberia Football Association first division league by finishing as the highest scorer in both competitions, Christopher Jackson is creating a name for himself with the Liberian national team by scoring goals.
One of Liberiaâ€™s top musical icon, Maurice Tosh Gayflor, who is commonly called â€˜CIC,â€™ has challenged his colleagues in the entertainment industry to come out and support local football clubs within the country.
The 2019 Liberia Football Association knockout competition commonly called the FA Cup has come to an end with first division sides LISCR Football Club and Earth Angel Football Club crowned as champions for the menâ€™s and womenâ€™s leagues, respectively.