With less than a month to end the 2019 Liberia Football Association season, the first division and FA Cup defending champions Barrack Young Controllers have taken the football community by surprise after announcing the sacking of their head coach Robert Lartey and removing Teah Dennis as the club’s captain.
The 2019 Liberia Football Association’s FA Cup has reached its final stage with the previous two champions, Barrack Young Controllers Football Club and LISCR Football Club, meeting in the final for the second consecutive time.
The first phase of the 2019 Liberia Orange first division has come to an end with the 2016-17 undefeated league champions, LISCR FC, putting an end to the defending champions’ unbeaten league run.
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.
The 2019 Blue Cup has come to an end with the host, Barrack Young Controllers Football Club, winning its preseason tournament for the first time since its first edition in 2018.
The 2019 Blue Cup hosted by Liberia’s first division and FA Cup champions Barrack Young Controllers got underway on Thursday, February 14 with the host securing a remarkable victory over newly promoted Paynesville-based second division club Muscat Football Club.