Fifa: Sierra Leone world ranking unchanged

Sierra Leone men’s national side will finish 2017 unchanged as the 97th best-ranked team in the world, according to the latest FIFA World Rankings released on Thursday 21st December. In Africa, the Leone Stars of Sierra Leone position also untouched (23rd) on the continental pecking order after maintaining 360 points. Sierra Leone’s highest ever rankings

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Sierra Leone coach suspension lifted

The Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA), have lifted their suspension on national head coach John Keister, the FA said on Thursday. Keister, who was suspended with two others ‘Indefinitely’ after a leaked audio recording emerged in August, has had his suspension rescinded. The FA issued a statement today confirming that Keister will commence preparation for

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Sierra Leone FA sacks secretary general Kamara with immediate effect

Christopher Abdul Kamara, the suspended secretary general of Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA), has been sacked with immediate effect. Kamara and the FA boss Isha Johansen, a CAF Executive Committee member were both ordered by Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) to step aside following their charges of abuse of office and public funds. Both denied any wrongdoings

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Sierra Leone creep up in Fifa rankings

Sierra Leone moved two places from 99th to 97th in the latest global rankings for November, despite not kicking a ball since September. The Sierra Leone national home-based stars were eliminated from this year’s WAFU Cup of Nations in September following a 2-0 defeat to Nigeria’s home-based Eagles at the Cape Coast Sports Stadium in

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Despite saga, FIFA still supports Johansen

Fifa has overturned a decision by Sierra Leone’s Football Association (SLFA) to set aside Isha Johansen from her role as president, ruling it ‘invalid’, BBC Sport reports. Last month, the SLFA Executive Committee ruled that both Johansen (Pictured with Fifa Secretary General Fatma Samoura) and her general secretary, Chris Kamara, should be removed during a

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