Liberia will be without the services of defender Joel Johnson for crucial AFCON 2021 preliminary qualifying games against Chad after fracturing his metatarsal in Lone Star’s 1-0 defeat to Sierra Leone in the 2022 FIFA World Cup preliminary round qualifier.
Days after Lone Star qualified for the 2022 FIFA World Cup group stage qualifiers, members on the team that eliminated Sierra Leone returned to their clubs with mixed results.
Liberia has kept alive hopes of qualifying for the FIFA World Cup, following a 3-2 aggregate win over neighboring Sierra Leone.
The 2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifier preliminary round return leg between Sierra Leone and Liberia has turned out to be a contentious one after Lone Star’s final training session at the National Stadium of Sierra Leone was halted by fans on Saturday, September 7.
Cypriot-based Liberian forward Tonia Tisdell has been axed from Liberia’s team ahead of the crunch encounter away at Sierra Leone on Sunday, September 8 in Freetown.
The Lone Star of Liberia has taken a major step in reaching the group stage of the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers with a win over Sierra Leone in the first leg of the preliminary round.
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 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.