Jubilee Football Club has been relegated from the Liberia Football Association’s first division following a narrow defeat to FC Fassell in their final league game on Wednesday, June 26 at the Blue Field in the PHP Community.
The Liberia Football Association has thrown out an appeal from first division club FC Fassell over the 12 points deducted by the Disciplinary Committee for fielding ineligible players during the league.
With Just two games to end the 2016-17 Liberia First Division League season, the league table has been hit with major changes as 12 points have been deducted from league leaders FC Fassell and one point from FA Cup defending champions, Monrovia Club Breweries.
With just three rounds of league games to end the current Liberia Football Association first division league season, the storied Mighty Barrolle continues its fight to escape from the relegation zone.
The second round of the 2016-17 Liberia Football Association Cup kicked off on Wednesday, May 24, at the Antoinette Tubman Stadium with two of Liberia’s first division clubs taking a superb lead into their return legs after securing 3-0 victories each.
The 2017 Liberia Football Association Knockout Competition kicked off last week with defending champions Monrovia, Club Breweries advancing to the next round along with fellow first division clubs, LPRC Oilers, Jubilee Football Club, second division teams, Bea Mountain, Holders FC and third division club, Morris Young Tiger.
After a two-week break, phase two of the 2016-17 Liberia First Division League kicked off on Thursday, April 13, with title hopefuls Monrovia Club Breweries bowing to Jubilee Football Club in a shocking defeat.