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Sierra Leone Sports: Sierra Leonean player Bakayoko on target

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

One of Sierra Leone’s football administrators, Gibrilla Kanu, said that Sierra Leonean player was on target when Saddlers defeated Oxford United 2-1 with Erhun Oztumer accounting for one of the goal over the weekend to registered their first win in six matches. He said Walsall took the lead after 33 minutes as Luke Leahy drilled[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: WAFRA two-day instructor course concludes

Monday, January 15th, 2018

The Western Area Referees Association (WAFRA) has on Sunday 14 January 2018 completed their two-day referee’s instructor course at their referee room in the main bowl of the Siaka Stevens Stadium in Freetown. The two-day course was conducted by Technical Instructor, Alhaji Sanusi Rashid and Physical Fitness Instructor, Mohamed B. Freeman, with the focus of[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Give Back to the Children Project

Monday, January 15th, 2018

Ex-Leone Stars and Old Edwardians striker based in the United States of America, Abdul Rahman Dodos Sesay, is currently in town to enforce his Give Back to the Children Project (GBCP) which he started 5 years ago at the east end of Freetown. Dodos intends to help less privileged kids that are facing financial challenges[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Hafia to face Blackpool in friendly match tomorrow

Monday, January 15th, 2018

Three-time African Champions Hafia will play Mighty Blackpool on Tuesday January 16 2018 in the their second friendly match at the Siaka Stevens Stadium in Freetown Over the weekend they played with Sierra Leone National home based team. According to James Sesay, after the matches in Freetown they will also take on Malian side Réal[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Former Vendsyssel striker Christian Moses signs for new Danish side Viborg FF

Friday, January 12th, 2018

Former Vendsyssel FF striker Christian Moses has signed for Danish NordicBet Liga side Viborg FF as a free agent until the end of 2018. Head coach Steffen Højer said he is looking forward to Moses offensive contributions. Moses, 24, scored 9 goals in nineteen appearances before leaving Vendsyssel because the NordicBet third-place side cannot afford[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Veteran long distance runner takes club athletics to Koya

Friday, January 12th, 2018

Veteran national marathon runner, Joseph Kamara aka Tibombor, has established club athletics in the Koya Rural district for the first time in the history of the sport. His initiative to form the club which he named Koya Rural District Athletics Club (KRDAC) was widely accepted and supported by the people of Koya who have been[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: COFA community league continues over the weekend

Friday, January 12th, 2018

Central One Football Association (COFA) community league will continue over the weekend at Parade playing field between Lumley and Kamayama on Saturday January 13th On the following day Sunday January 14th 2018, Soja Tong will battle against Dwarzack Speaking to this medium Agnes Kamara of Lumley Community said they are prepared to secure their second[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Karate Championship to attract over 50 competitors

Thursday, January 11th, 2018

The Sierra Leone Karate Federation (SLKF) will be organizing a Karate championship in honour of the Japanese Ambassador, Tsutomu Himeno at the Siaka Stevens Stadium and Radisson Blu in, Freetown on January 25, 26 and 27 this year. In total, more than 50 athletes are expected to compete in the championships, which will begin at[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Sinopspor confirms Bangura’s departure

Thursday, January 11th, 2018

Turkey Regional Amateur League side Sinopspor has confirmed the release of Sierra Leone international striker Ibrahim Teteh Bangura and Brazilian veteran forward Alanzinho. The pair, who were recruited in July 2017, only spent five months with the Turkish Amateur League side and reasons for their release was not made known publicly by the club. According[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: 2017 Boxing Day Sports wrap up

Thursday, January 11th, 2018

The 91st edition of the Traditional Boxing Day Sport event held at the Siaka Stevens Stadium on December 26, 2017, was considered the biggest athletics meet in the past three years. Athletes from different camps in the Western Area, Northern region, Eastern region, Guinea and Liberia put up spectacular performances with keen contests in the[…]