The Liberia Football Association has unveiled English coach Peter James Butler as the new head coach of the Lone Star.
Lone Star lost 3-0 in Dakar over the weekend, rounding out a 3-1 aggregate loss in the series. Lone Star won the first leg 1-0 and needed at least a draw to send them to the first-round qualifiers. However, their poor away performances haunted them as they conceded three away goals, which put an end to their CHAN 2020 journey.
Lone Star departed the country on Wednesday, July 30 to honor the fixture against their West African counterparts.
Lone Star will play in the preliminary round to reach the group stage of the qualifiers. Qualification for Liberia ahead of Chad will see them entering Group A, where they’ll be paired with Guinea, Mali, and Namibia.
The Lone Star football team has departed the country for Equatorial Guinea to honor a friendly match which is scheduled for Sunday, July 21.
The head coach of Liberia’s national football team, Thomas Kojo, has invited 25 players for Lone Star’s African Nations Championship qualifiers against Senegal in July.
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.
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.