As the first phase of the 2019/20 Liberia Football Association Orange first division league comes to an end, LISCR Football Club is sitting conveniently at the top of the league table. With the help of striker Alloy Brown, LISCR leads the goal-scoring chart with eight goals from ten league matches.
In his short three-year stint with LISCR FC, Coach Tapha Manneh transformed doubters into believers, expanded the fandom of LISCR FC, and set himself up as one of the best coaches in Liberian club history, and perhaps the best thing to happen to LISCR FC in recent times.
LISCR Football Clubâ€™s 19-year-old goalkeeper Ashley Williams has been named the captain of Liberiaâ€™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,Â 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 divisionâ€™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.
Liberiaâ€™s national team has been hit with a major blow after it was announced that two players failed their medical tests prior to the teamâ€™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.