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Sierra Leone Sports: Final of Sierra Dream Foundation competition – 1st October

Monday, September 18th, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports: Final of Sierra Dream Foundation competition – 1st October

The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Sierra Dream Foundation, Benjamin Gordon, said they are looking up to the final on the 1st October 2017 at the Siaka Stevens Stadium in Freetown between Clinetonians and Mount Aureol. He said that he is expecting the match to be full of fireworks as both teams are determined to[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Salone Rugby Union in desperate need of funding to host Guinea friendly

Monday, September 18th, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports: Salone Rugby Union in desperate need of funding to host Guinea friendly

Mohamed Vandy has said the Sierra Leone Rugby Union is in desperate need of financial support for them to host their Guinean counterparts in a must play, one day friendly encounter to activate their membership status in the Africa Rugby Union. The Rugby Union needs to raise Le32 million for the match. The Union has[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Junior swimmers target Zone Two slots

Friday, September 15th, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports: Junior swimmers target Zone Two slots

Over 15 young swimmers (boys and girls), are targeting a slot on the team that will be representing Sierra Leone in the Africa Zone Two Junior championship slated for Nigeria in October this year. The teens that are currently training with the national swim coach at the Siaka Stevens Stadium. The aquatic association will select[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Diaspora footballers in London to play Dulwich Hamlet FC

Friday, September 15th, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports: Diaspora footballers in London to play Dulwich Hamlet FC

Daniel Koroma has stated that Sierra Leonean ex-footballers in London will play against Dulwich Hamlet Football in a fundraiser match at Champion Hill on Sunday 17th September 2017 to support Sierra Leone mudslide victims. A host of Sierra Leone stars present and past legends are expected to turn out for charity on Sunday. According to[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Sierra Leone plummets 21 places in Fifa ranking

Friday, September 15th, 2017

The September FIFA rankings are out and the Sierra Leone men’s national team has fallen 21 places from 76th to 97th down behind the likes of Kenya, Iraq, Palestine, Faroe Islands. The Leone Stars, who amassed only 366 from a possible 448 points, have also dropped from the 16th best team on the continent to[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: “I want to give back to my community” – Ernest Konjor

Thursday, September 14th, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports: “I want to give back to my community” – Ernest Konjor

As he seek to help develop his childhood community, former Port Authority Football Club defender, Ernest Konjor, based in the United State of America has continued his goodwill gesture with a financial boost to four youth organizations in Kissy. The US-based philanthropist, donated Le8 million to the four organisations that are under the umbrella of[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Sporting associations selecting wrong athletes

Thursday, September 14th, 2017

Ahead of the Commonwealth Games next year in Gold Coast, Australia, many sporting associations are selecting the wrong athletes for the games, according to Ibrahim Kai Kai, a sporting supporter. Kai Kai explained further, “Most of the associations are not conducting any trials. They are just choosing athletes based on sentiment. That is why, in[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Greener World Soccer Link Academy selects 60 boys

Wednesday, September 13th, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports: Greener World Soccer Link Academy selects 60 boys

The Chief Executive Officer of Greener World Soccer Link Academy and Agency, Titus Bockarie Conteh has confirmed that a total of 60 boys were selected out of the lot that participated in their massive football trials, which was recently organized in Western Area. In other to identify skilful players that have the potential to play[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: ”The equipment will be used for the right purpose” KCC chief executive officer

Wednesday, September 13th, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports: ”The equipment will be used for the right purpose” KCC chief executive officer

One of the renowned cricket Club in the country Kent Cricket Club (KCC) on the weekend receive equipment from the Wimbledon Bombers Cricket Club in the UK that worth millions of Leones. The equipment was given to the Kent Cricket Club (KCC) on Saturday 9th September 2017. Among the equipment received were pads, batting gloves,[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: David D.B. Conteh announces his intention to lead SLFA

Wednesday, September 13th, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports: David D.B. Conteh announces his intention to lead SLFA

The Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA) election is expected to take place this year. Many people have showed interest in contesting for the Presidency. David Dukusamba Buba Conteh is an aspirant. Conteh said he wants to contribute towards the development of football, that why he intends to contest for the Presidency of the SLFA. He[…]