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Liberia Meets Sierra Leone on FIFA Match Day

Liberia will play Sierra Leone on June 5, 2017 in Monrovia in an international friendly football encounter at the Antoinette Tubman Stadium, a release from the Liberian FA said. The Liberia Football Association (LFA) said it has accepted a request from the Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA) for the game to be played on FIFA International match day in Monrovia. Both countries are preparing for the 1st qualifying round matches of the 2019 African Cup of Nations expected to be played in Cameroon. According to a release from the LFA,…

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It is time for Keith Nah to Get A Lone Stars Call Up

By Wleh Bedell Keith Nah, the former LPRC Oilers lethal finisher who has being rattling the net for the past four seasons in the Asian nation of Myanmar and has won thousands of admirers to become his club [Ayeyawady] higher scorer is ready for national duty. The name Keith Martu Nah called the “Liberian Neymar and Malouda” by his fans, for his turbo booted pace, sublime skills, assists and deadly finishing has just the right attitude to don the national colors. The former Liberia National U-20 starlet and local based…

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Lone Stars of Liberia succumbed to pressure

By Wleh Bedell The Lone Stars of Liberia succumbed to pressure on Sunday In Monrovia against a well drilled Togo’s Sparrow Hawks team that came from two goals down to walk away with a vital away point in a nerve wrecking 2-2 draw in the the Gabon 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier at the Antoinette Tubman Stadium (ATS). The sticks were high, but, the Lone Stars needed a must win match to brighten their chances to qualify for their third Africa Nations Cup finals in 15 years. The Liberians…

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Liberia calls 19 Pros for Togo clash

Lone Stars Head Coach James Salinsa Debbah has invited a 19 man strong foreign based contingent for the National Team Nation’s Cup Qualifier against Togo. Sekou Oliseh Jabateh, Francis Grandpa Doe, Patrick Gerhardt and Tonia Tisdell are making their return to the national team. Head Coach James Salinsa Debbah said the return of the four players is part of his rotation policy, according to a press release from the Liberian FA. The Former Liberian International named defenders invited for the match as Jordan based Teah Dennis, Gizzie Dorbor based in…

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Fifa Rankings: Liberia drops 8 points

The Liberia Lone Stars will now drop to 109 place on the fifa cocoa cola rankings. Belgium dropped one point and will be seated at number two over all on the rankings, while Argentina gained one point and seated at number one. Guinea Bissau gained 45 points and now seated at 102. Seven points above Liberia. Bissau lost to Liberia few months ago 3-1 at home. Algeria will occupy the number one spot in Africa, closely followed by the Elephants of Ivory coast. Liberia is sandwiched between Syria at 110,…

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Afcons Qualifiers: Liberia Tops Group A

By Hawa Wesseh Liberia will top group A after overcoming the Shore-men of the Red Sea on Tuesday afternoon in Monrovia at the famous Antoinette Stadium. It was a game Liberia had to win, if she wanted to get out of the group, and she did it in good fashion. Liberia scored its first two goals in the first half, before adding three more in the second. William Jerbo scored a hat trick after near misses in the first half. His goals came during the 47′, 57′ and 94 minutes….

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Afcons Preview: Liberia Vs. Djibouti

Liberian Listener Staff Report Monrovia and the Antoinette Tubman Stadium comes alive this afternoon as Liberia meets Djibouti on home soil. Nicknamed Shore-men of the Red Sea, Djibouti is in Liberia to put up a dogfight and do some damage, and given the unpredictability of Lone Stars and their inconsistency, Djibouti might pulled a surprise win or draw, unless Liberia puts in a good performance. It’s a tight Group A with both Tunisia, Togo, and Liberia sharing the spoils at 6points apiece. Liberia is at the bottom third with Tunisia…

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Anthony Laffor rescue Liberia Lone Stars

Staff Report South African based Sundowns goal puncher Anthony Laffor 65th minute goal was all Liberia needed to dismiss Djibouti at home, as the red, white and blue outfit claimed all three points in the ongoing Afcons qualifier on match day, the 24th of March. The former Lone Stars’ captain arrived early Thursday morning, barely 10hrs before hostilities began and still managed to produce the magic. The Stars were unimpressive during the first half, but found a spark with the introduction of Kpah Sherman and midfielder Dulee Johnson during the…

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Liberia Lone Stars’ Coach Named Starting 11 for Djibouti Clash

Staff Report National team Coach James Salinsa Debbah have name his starting eleven against Djibouti; the match is drawn for tomorrow. Liberia will play Djibouti on Thursday, March 24 away and a return leg expected on Tuesday, March 29 in Monrovia at the famous Antoinette Stadium. The Lone Stars will need to win both encounters to keep themselves in the running for next year African Cups of Nations finals. Coach Debbah previously named 19 foreign-based players in his 25-man squad for the AFCON 2017 Group A qualifier. Only five local…

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Liberia Vs. Djibouti: 25 man squad named

Liberia national team coach James Debbah has invited Molde FK midfielder Dulee Johnson for the first time since he took over the helm of the hot seat of the ‘Lone Star’. The Liberian is hardly a name that would strike the average African football fan as familiar, yet the little that is known of him is neither very appealing nor complimentary. Dulee Johnson has had an otherwise promising career blighted by a string of personal demons, from criminal charges (even for rape, on one occasion), as well as a handful…

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