President Ernest Koroma has given his blessings to the Sierra Leone national team’s new kit on Thursday during an inspection, Football Sierra Leone understands.
The Minister of Sports Hon. Ahmed Khanou and the Sierra Leone Football Association SLFA boss Madam Isha Johansen presented the newly contracted official national football teams’ jerseys to the president at the State House for an inspection and presentation.
It will be worn for the first time in public on Saturday, June 10 in the first leg Africa Cup of Nations in Freetown and his Excellency, who is a keen sports and football enthusiast is expected to attend the cracker.
According to the SLFA, the President and the Executive Committee of the Sierra Leone Football Association will be officially unveiling the national teams’ jerseys today the 9th June 2017, at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Aberdeen.
Singapore-based sports kit manufacturers MAFRO Sport* recently signed a record deal with SLFA.
The deal is worth $82,000. MAFRO and the Sierra Leone Football body will share the proceeds from the sale of replica jerseys and other merchandise.
Sierra Leone joined Mafro Sports’ portfolio of Federation sponsorships including Zambian, Zimbabwe, Kenya, and others.
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