LISCR Football Club’s 19-year-old goalkeeper Ashley Williams has been named the captain of Liberia’s U20 national team ahead of the start of the 2019 West African Football Union U20 Nations Cup in Guinea.
The draw for the 2019-20 Petro Trade Cup has been made, with 50 teams set to compete in male and female categories. In the male category, 32 teams will compete, while there will be 18 teams in the female category.
On Saturday, the Liberia Football Association hosted its first major awards ceremony, presenting the first division’s Most Valuable Player award to Christopher Jackson, along with a Toyota Corolla and L$250,000 (US$1,185).
Liberia has kept alive hopes of qualifying for the FIFA World Cup, following a 3-2 aggregate win over neighboring Sierra Leone.
Liberia’s national team has been hit with a major blow after it was announced that two players failed their medical tests prior to the team’s training camp, which began on Wednesday, January 16 at the Antoinette Tubman Stadium in Monrovia.
The first division LISCR Football Club has announced its second preseason tournament that is set to begin on Sunday, May 27.
The 2018 West African Football Union U-20 Nations Cup has come to an end with The Gambia emerging as champions. The Young Scorpions won the youth tournament on Saturday, May 5 at the Samuel Kanyon Doe Sports Complex with a hard fought narrow 2-1 win over host nation Liberia.
The Liberia Football Association has released the list of players to represent the nation at the 2018 WAFU U-20 Nations Cup that will be hosted in Liberia.