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.
Liberia Football Association Cup and first division defending champions, Barrack Young Controllers Football Club is set to host its second preseason tournament, the Blue Cup.
Ahead of the crucial 2019 African Cup of Nations qualifier against D.R. Congo in March, a planned two-week training camp in Morocco for the national football team has been canceled.
Local football is set to return to Liberia on Sunday, February 24, according to the Liberia Football Association.
The 16th week of the ongoing South African ABSA Premiership was played over the weekend with defending champions, Mamelodi Sundowns, grabbing their sixth win of the season with an emphatic 2-1 win over the Kaizer Chiefs.
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.
Both of Liberia’s representatives in the first leg of continental club competitions have bowed to defeats away from home.