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Sierra Leone Sport: FC Johansen intensifies preparations to face FUS Rabat

Monday, January 16th, 2017
Sierra Leone Sport: FC Johansen intensifies preparations to face FUS Rabat

Sierra Leone 2016 FA Cup Champions, FC Johansen, has intensified preparations ahead of their CAF Champion’s League, preliminary match against Moroccan top flight side FUS Rabat. FC Johansen will be hosting FUS Rabat for the first leg in the preliminary round between 10th–12th of February 2017 and the return match is expected to be played[…]

Sierra Leone Sport: SLFA Competition Director – We have to prepare well if we are to be in Cameroon

Monday, January 16th, 2017
Sierra Leone Sport: SLFA Competition Director – We have to prepare well if we are to be in Cameroon

Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA) Competition Director, Sorie Ibrahim Sesay, says the FA and the government have to prepare well if only the country’s national team, Leone Stars, hopes to secure a place in the 2019 African Cup Nations to be hosted in Cameroon. Leone Stars was drawn in Group F together with Ghana Black[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: “I was impressed with the performances of the cyclists” – Cycling President

Friday, January 13th, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports: “I was impressed with the performances of the cyclists” – Cycling President

The President of the National Cycling Association, Councillor, Percy Nicholson said he was impressed with the performances of the cyclists during the 17th Edition of the Cycling picnic race. He said since he has been in the Association he has never seen such performances displayed by the cyclists before as all of them were committed[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Minister of Sports “The meeting yields very positive outcomes”

Friday, January 13th, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports: Minister of Sports  “The meeting yields very positive outcomes”

Minister of Sports, Ahmed Khanou, admitted that the meeting in which he engaged both members of the aggrieved stakeholders and the executive members of the Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA) on Tuesday 20th January 2017 yielded a very positive outcome. This was the Minister’s first meeting with both parties after the World’s football governing body[…]

Sierra Leone Sport News: “My endorsement shows the effort we’ve played to develop sport” Deputy Director of Sports

Thursday, January 12th, 2017
Sierra Leone Sport News: “My endorsement shows the effort we’ve played to develop sport” Deputy Director of Sports

The Deputy Director of Sports, Michael Shamsu Mustapha, says his endorsement as a member of the Commonwealth Advisory Board on Sports (CABOS) shows the efforts of both the Ministry of Sport and the of the National Sport Council in Sierra Leone have played in promoting sport development. Out of 32 nominations from all Commonwealth countries,[…]

Sierra Leone Sport News: Former Leone Stars coach Sellas Tetteh appointed Liberty coach

Thursday, January 12th, 2017
Sierra Leone Sport News: Former Leone Stars coach Sellas Tetteh appointed Liberty coach

Ghana Premier League, Liberty Professionals, has appointed former deputy Black Stars coach, Sellas Tetteh, as their substantive coach with his financial commitment yet to be disclosed. The former Black Stars coach takes over from George Lamptey who resigned after last season with his backroom staff for personal reasons. Tetteh returned from Sierra Leone after a[…]

Sierra Leone Sport News: “I am looking forward for more competitions” – Hilary Garber

Thursday, January 12th, 2017
Sierra Leone Sport News: “I am looking forward for more competitions” – Hilary Garber

One of Sierra Leone’s finest cyclists, Hillary Garber, who came third position in the Cycling 17th edition picnic race has told this medium that they want to see more of such races this year. According to him such races will put them in good footing for any international competitions. That why he is training very[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: ”We feel highly honoured for the visit of CISM scribe- Brigadier General Michael Samura

Wednesday, January 11th, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports: ”We feel highly honoured for the visit of CISM scribe- Brigadier General Michael Samura

The head of Sport and Assistant Chief of Defence Staff for training and doctrine in the Republic of Sierra Leone Army Forces (RSLAF) Brigadier General Michael Samura told press men that they feel highly honoured over the visit of the Secretary General of the International Military Sport Council (CISM) Colonel Dorah Mamby Koita. Brigadier General[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: “I am always willing to support Cycling”Prince Tunji Lightfoot Taylor

Wednesday, January 11th, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports: “I am always willing to support Cycling”Prince Tunji Lightfoot Taylor

Former Cyclist Prince Tunji Lightfoot Taylor says he is always willing to support the promotion and development of the sport he cherish so much. He made this statement during the presentation of cash prizes and trophies at the recently concluded 17th edition Western Area Cycling Picnic Race at Kent Beach. The former cyclist personally provided[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: ‘Am More parepared this year”-Fallah Fayia

Wednesday, January 11th, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports: ‘Am More parepared this year”-Fallah Fayia

The runners up in the 17th edition of the Cycling Panic Race, Fallah Fayia has told this medium after the race that he is well prepared and ready to compete in any competition this year both locally and internationally. Fallah said coming second in such a competitive race is a big achievement for him that[…]