Eight FIFA-certified referees from Liberia have also been called by Africa’s football governing body to officiate matches.
Liberian football followers received one of the best news in 2017, after senior members of the Liberia Football Association were appointed by the Africa’s football governing body, the Confederation of African Football, into its standing committees.
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.
The president of the Liberia Football Association, Musa Hassan Bility, has written his name in the annals of Liberian football after becoming the second Liberian to be elected as an executive committee member of Africa’s footballing body, the Confederation of African Football.
Liberia’s national team may have failed to qualify for the 2017 African Nations Cup hosted in Gabon, but Total Liberia will sponsor two lucky fans to watch the final game of the competition that will be played Feb. 5 in Libreville.
The Liberia Football Association 2015 Knockout Cup champion, Barack Young Controller II, has arrived in the Morocco to honor its Confederation of African Football Confederation Cup fixture against Kawkab Athletic Club of Marrakech.
The Liberia Football Association has endorsed the candidacy of Prince Ali Hussein of Jordan for the post of FIFA President in the world football body’s upcoming elections.
Alpha Jalloh was once again the hero of spot kick after saving two penalty kicks for reigning Liberia Football Association knockout cup champions Barack Young Controller II.