The 2018-19 Liberia National County Sports Meet has reached its final stage with Grand Bassa County set to take on Margibi in the kickball, Nimba takes on Lofa in the female football category, while Bomi County will take on Margibi in the male football category.
For the first time in the history of National County Sports Meet, fans will watch not only men’s football but also women’s football, which has been added to the different categories.
Basketball fans may not watch basketball in the ongoing National County Sports Meet after it was omitted by the Ministry of Youth and Sports because of low funds, but the ministry has announced the renovation of the indoor gymnasium at the Samuel Kanyon Doe Sports Complex.
Liberia’s biggest sporting event, the National County Sports Meet, kicked off on Sunday, Dec. 16 across four venues, with several underdogs unseating favorites of the tournament.
The Liberia national football team is expected to consist of 11 foreign-based players for the crucial 2019 African Cup of Nations qualifiers against D.R. Congo on Sunday, September 9.
President George Manneh Weah has bestowed the nation’s highest honor on French football coach Arsene Wenger during a Flag Day honoring ceremony on Friday, August 24.
The 2018 West African Football Union U-20 Nations Cup has come to an end with The Gambia emerging as champions. The Young Scorpions won the youth tournament on Saturday, May 5 at the Samuel Kanyon Doe Sports Complex with a hard fought narrow 2-1 win over host nation Liberia.
The West Africa Football Union Under-20 Nations Cup will kick off on Tuesday, April 24 at the Samuel Kanyon Doe Sports Complex, with Liberia taking on Ivory Coast in the opening match.