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Sierra Leone Sports: ”We have put things in place to give Leone stars massive support”-Members of NSU

Monday, August 29th, 2016
Sierra Leone Sports: ”We have put things in place to give Leone stars massive support”-Members of NSU

Members of the Nationwide Supporters Union (NSU) have told this medium that they have put things in place to give Leone Stars massive support against the Elephant of Ivory Coast in Bouake on Saturday 3rd September 2016 in their final 2017 AFCON Group I qualifiers. They said they’ve been practicing the songs they will sing[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Yaya Toure to miss Leone Stars clash

Monday, August 29th, 2016
Sierra Leone Sports: Yaya Toure to miss Leone Stars clash

Ivory Coast coach, Michel Dussuyer has left out Manchester City duo, Yaya Toure and Wilfried Bony from the Elephant squad ahead of their 3rd September decisive 2017 AFCON final qualifying match against Leone Stars of Sierra Leone. The two nations will clash at the Stade Bouaké now Stadium of Peace in what is described as[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: “I have what it takes to win the election” – Percy Nicholson

Monday, August 29th, 2016
Sierra Leone Sports: “I have what it takes to win the election” – Percy Nicholson

One of the candidates contesting for Sierra Leone National Cycling presidency Percy Nicholson who is the disciplinary Officer of the association has told this medium that he has what it takes to win the coming election hands down. He made this statement when he was addressing the cycling family in Lunsar and Bo respectively. He[…]

Sierra Leone Sport: ”I am going to the games focus”-George Wyndham

Friday, August 26th, 2016

Sierra Leone’s only disabled athlete that is expected to represent the country in this year’s Paralympic games in in Rio Brazil for table Tennis George Wyndham has told this medium that he is going to the games focused and determined to put the country on the map. He said that he is going to create[…]

Sierra Loene Sports: Ahead of cricket tourney in South Africa 14 players named

Thursday, August 25th, 2016
Sierra Loene Sports: Ahead of cricket tourney in South Africa 14 players named

Ahead of the cricket U -19 tournament in South Africa the technical team of the Sierra Leone Cricket Association (SLCA) has named 14 players that are expected to represent the country in the competition which has been slated for next month. According to the head coach George Kpundeh this is the best set of players[…]

Sierra Loene Sports: Over 20 Associations under Sports Council only 7 may meet the criteria

Thursday, August 25th, 2016

The National Sports Council will put down certain criteria that sporting association must meet, if they are to function very well as an association. According to reliable information reaching this medium majority of the Sporting associations in the country are run by one or two people without any regional executive, and that has created serious[…]

Sierra Loene Sports: Over 20 Associations under Sports Council only 7 may meet the criteria

Thursday, August 25th, 2016
Sierra Loene Sports: Over 20 Associations under Sports Council only 7 may meet the criteria

The National Sports Council will put down certain criteria that sporting association must meet, if they are to function very well as an association. According to reliable information reaching this medium majority of the Sporting associations in the country are run by one or two people without any regional executive, and that has created serious[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: 15 foreign based players to join home based players in Ghana

Wednesday, August 24th, 2016
Sierra Leone Sports: 15 foreign based players to join home based players in Ghana

Sierra Leone National team head coach Sellas Tetteh has named 15 foreign based that are expected to join 15 home based players and four technical staff to intensify preparations for next month’s African Cup of Nations decider. The African champions will host Leone Stars, on September 3 at the historic Stadium Stade Bouaké now Stadium[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: The Olympic Games was a success for the swimmers” Coach Bobson

Wednesday, August 24th, 2016

The Head coach of Swimming Association Bobson Mansaray has said that the Olympic Games that recently ended in Rio, Brazil was a success for Swimmers who were able to improve on their time. He told this medium that if they have the right facilities, athletes will make the country to be proud in any international[…]

Sierra Leoen Sports:”We need to take our work very seriously”-Director of Sports

Monday, August 22nd, 2016

The Director of Sports, Ibrahim Bangura has warned National Sports Council (NSC) Staff to take their work very seriously and to work assiduously to improve the output of the Council in terms of developing the various Sporting Discipline in Sierra Leone. “We must be in the same line with the Minister and the Ministry of[…]