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Sierra Leone Sports: Salone Int. Bangura may play against Napoli in Europa League

Wednesday, February 13th, 2019
Sierra Leone Sports: Salone Int. Bangura may play against Napoli in Europa League

The Europa League continues on Thursday 14 February 2019 when FC Zurich will host the second best team this season, Serie A Napoli. The first leg will be played at the Letzigrund Stadium on Thursday 14th February 2019, with the second-leg match taking place at the Stadio San Paolo the following week. Sierra Leone skipper, Umaru Bangura,[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: 4 Premier League matches to play today

Wednesday, February 13th, 2019
Sierra Leone Sports: 4 Premier League matches to play today

The Sierra Leone Premier League continues today, Wednesday 13th February 2019 with four matches lined up in different venues. In Kenema, the Kambio Eagles will host Ports Authority in a very exciting clash as both teams need a win. According to Francis Moinina Koroma of Kamboi Eagles, they are going to continue in their winning spree[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: SLCA starts ICC Africa level 1 cricket coaching course

Wednesday, February 13th, 2019

Sierra Leone Cricket Association (SLCA) started the ICC Africa level 1 cricket coaching course on Monday 11 February 2019 at the Police canteen in Kingtom. The essence of the coaching course, according to the Chef Executive Officer (CEO) of the association, Francis Samura, is to help the coaches upgrade to the recent happenings in the sport[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Kamara shines at NVBA/NSW tournaments

Tuesday, February 12th, 2019
Sierra Leone Sports: Kamara shines at NVBA/NSW tournaments

Sierra Leone beach volleyball hero, Abubaker I. Kamara and partner Duvan Vargas were unstoppable with an impressive performance as they outcompeted all seven of their opponents to bag the Northern Beach Volleyball Association (NBVA) Double-A title on Saturday 9 February 2019, at the Manly Beach sand in Sydney, Australia. Having qualified from the Single-A division with[…]

Sierra Leone News: Edwardians, Eagles, Kallon, Parade, register wins

Tuesday, February 12th, 2019
Sierra Leone News: Edwardians, Eagles, Kallon, Parade, register wins

As Sierra Leone Premier League gains momentum, on Saturday the Old Edwardians came on very strong to win their second match against RSLAF by two goals to nil (2-0) at the Siaka Stevens Stadium in Freetown. Edmond Michael and Sufian Kalokoh scored goals for Old Edwardians in both half. On the same day in Lungi, Kamboi Eagles[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Sierra Leone moves one place up in first FIFA ranking of 2019

Saturday, February 9th, 2019
Sierra Leone Sports: Sierra Leone moves one place up in first FIFA ranking of 2019

Sierra Leone is still under a FIFA suspension. Despite the ban, Salone has jumped up one place in the first FIFA global rankings published on Thursday, February 7th 2019. Leone Stars moved from the 115th position to 114th on the global ranking. On the African continent ranking, Salone remained static in the 29th position. They last played[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Ports Authority wins; Central Parade and FC Kallon draw

Saturday, February 9th, 2019
Sierra Leone Sports: Ports Authority wins; Central Parade and FC Kallon draw

One of the members of the Premier League Board, Morlai Kargbo, said that Ports Authority has jumped to the top of the Sierra Leone Premier League after a one nil victory against Bo Rangers at the Approved School Mini Stadium courtesy of a goal by Foday Mansaray (Ballack) in the 43rd minute. The water front boys[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Weekend SL Premier League Fixtures

Saturday, February 9th, 2019

Friday, 8 February Diamond Stars vs Freetown City FC at the Koidu Mini Stadium, Kono @4:30 pm Saturday, 9 February East End Tigers vs Kambio Eagles at the Lungi Stadium, Lungi @4:30 pm Anti Drugs FC vs East End Lions at the Approved School Mini Stadium @4:30 Bo Rangers vs Central Parade at the Bo[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: 10 matches, 10 goals scored in Premier League 

Friday, February 8th, 2019

Since the start of the Sierra Leone Premier League on 27th January 2019 to Wednesday 6th February 2019, 10 matches have been played with 10 goals scored. Out of the 10 goals scored East End Lions, Ports Authority and Central Parade have scored two goals each. And out of these 10 matches there have been five away[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Le40m windfall for East End Tigers

Thursday, February 7th, 2019

Ahead of East End Tigers clash against Kamboi Eagles on Saturday 9th February 2019 at the Lungi Central Playing Field, the club’s Executive has enhanced the morale of the players and technical team with a Le40 million windfall. Secretary-General Junisa Tony Kallon has confirmed that the provision of such funds is to keep players highly motivated. “We[…]