LISCR’s Shipping Boys have made history with the largest margin of victory since its founding in 1995. The historic play came with a 9-0 win against Keitrace over the weekend at the Antoinette Tubman Stadium.
Week seven of the 2019 Liberia Football Association’s First Division matches were played over the weekend with the first shocking results which saw league leaders Watanga FC tasting their first defeat of the season to a lowly ranked team, Nimba FC, at the Ganta Sports Pitch.
The 2019 Liberia Football Association football season officially began on Sunday, February 24 at the Antoinette Tubman Stadium with the most talked about fixture involving Barrack Young Controllers Football Club and LISCR Football Club. Currently the giants of the modern Liberian football scene, fans turned out in their numbers at the Antoinette Tubman Stadium to watch the two teams battle each other in the Super Cup encounter.
The 2019 Liberia Football Association regular season is off to a start, with all 12 teams in the first division actively playing on opening day.
Local football is set to return to Liberia on Sunday, February 24, according to the Liberia Football Association.
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 head coach of the Liberian national team, Thomas Kojo, has invited 26 locally based players for Lone Star’s training camp ahead of the crucial 2019 African Cup of Nations qualifiers against D.R. Congo in Kinshasa on March 22.
The 2018-19 CAF Champions and Confederation Cup will continue without a Liberian club after Liberia’s last representative, LISCR Football Club, were sent out by Algerian side, USM Bel Abbes on Wednesday, December 5 at the Antoinette Tubman Stadium in Monrovia.