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Sierra Leone Sports: NOC Scribe boost Disable Athletes

Wednesday, August 12th, 2015

President of National Paralympics Committee Sierra Leone, Unisa Deen Kargbo presented a total of eleven jerseys to disable athletes during training at Siaka Stevens Stadium on Saturday 8th August 2015. During the presentation Unisa Dean Kargbo stated that the jerseys were donated by Joseph Nyande the scribe of National Olympic Committee-Sierra Leone to the athletes[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Mjallby confirm signing of Teteh Bangura

Wednesday, August 12th, 2015

Swedish Superettan side MJallby have confirmed the signing of Sierra Leone International Ibrahim Teteh Bangura The club confirmed the Striker deal by issuing a statement which read “We are pleased to present our second acquisition for the day, Teteh Bangura. The former AIK and Bursaspor player is now ready to be part of Mjällby AIF.”[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Kei hits target to remain MLS top scorer

Tuesday, August 11th, 2015

The Columbus Crew came from behind to defeat Colorado Rapids by two goals to one(2-1) A brace from the Sierra Leone striker Kei Kamara guided the visitors to victory. Colorado took a 1-0 lead just before halftime when 6-foot-5 center back Bobby Burling went high and got his head on a long free kick by[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: as ban is lifted… New fixtures to be drawn up in Sierra Leone

Tuesday, August 11th, 2015

The Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA) said a programme of year-ending competitive domestic fixtures would be drawn up after the ban on football and other sporting activities in the country was lifted. President Ernest Koroma lifted the ban after the number of recorded ebola cases in Sierra Leone went down. The suspension was put in[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Sierra Leone out of CAF U-23 Championship

Tuesday, July 28th, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: Sierra Leone out of CAF U-23 Championship

The Algerians have now qualified for the second edition of the 2015 CAF U-23 Championship football event slated for Senegal from November 28 to December 12, 2015, where an eight-team tournament will be held. Sierra Leone National Under-23 Men’s Team was not able to rally and overturn the Algerians two-goal lead from the first leg[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Salone to play Chad in 2018 World Cup preliminaries

Monday, July 27th, 2015

In the FIFA World cup draw in Russia last weekend for the preliminary round, Sierra Leone will play away to Chad on the 5th and the second leg on the 13th October 2015. If Leone Stars win the two-legged first round matches, they will then face a very tough task against Egypt in the second[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: SLTTA to organize weekly ranking

Thursday, July 23rd, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: SLTTA to organize weekly ranking

Sierra Leone Table Tennis Association (SLTTA) has told journalists in a press conference on Tuesday 21st July 2015 at the Table Tennis gym at the Siaka Stevens Stadium in Freetown that they will start to do weekly ranking of their players. The Public Relations Officer, Ibrahim Kobba Sesay said that the ranking will help evaluate[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Sierra Leone await route for Russia 2018

Thursday, July 23rd, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: Sierra Leone await route for Russia 2018

Sierra Leone are in the midst of a real battle to qualify for the 2018 World Cup in Russia. They are among the 26 lowest-ranked participating associations from the region that will have their route to the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia mapped out on Saturday when the Preliminary Draws for the qualifiers is[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: in Festival of Scrabble…Mohamed Kamara finishes 10th

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: in Festival of Scrabble…Mohamed Kamara finishes 10th

Sierra Leone highly rated scrabbler, Mohamed A Kamara finished in 10th place in the Festival of Scrabble tournament hosted in Westminster Academy in London that ended 19th July 2015. Kamara who won 9 and lost 6 out of the 15 games, he played with a spread of +19, with a total of 42 participants from[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: We’re presently third in the Finnish league- Abdul Sesay

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: We’re presently third in the Finnish league- Abdul Sesay

Sierra Leone player, Abdul Sesay said they are presently third in the Finnish league, which he said is a perfect platform for Champions League football. He said they hope to maintain their grip and to come through the season as expected. “Through the session they tell you what you can do better, where you should[…]