Team News: Coach Keister makes one change, Prince Barrie in for Strasser

by | Mar 30, 2021 | International, National Sport News Sierra Leone, Sport News | 0 comments

  • Sierra Leone first team news for their Cup of Nations decider at the Siaka Steven Stadium against Benin this Tuesday afternoon.

Leone Stars coach John Keister has made one change with Bo Rangers winger Prince Barrie, who was impressive against Benin away, in place for Rodney Strasser for the cracker in Freetown.

Austria-based midfielder George Davies, Randers FC striker, who scored a brace against Nigeria, both named on the bench – all came into the side for the final qualifier – Kick-off 16:00 local time.

The match is expected to be stream live by Guinean media CIS medias.

The same back four against Lesotho at the Setsoto stadium has been trusted with the task against Benin.

Heavy-weight Kei Kamara will play alongside FC Linköping City striker Christian Moses who was impressive in defeat to Ethiopia at the Hawassa Stadium in September 2018.

In midfield, Alhassan Koroma, Medo Kamara, Kwame Quee, Prince Barrie with Keshla midfielder John Kamara named on the bench.

Coach John Keister’s is still in search of the first win in the race to Cameroon 2022.

Benin need a point from the game to secure qualification, while a victory for the Leone Stars will mean an automatic spot to the next Cup of Nations in Cameroon.

Keeper – Mohamed Kamara

Defenders – Abu Bakaarr Samura, Kempson Fofanah, Yeami Dunia and Abdul R Conteh

In Midfield – Alhassan Koroma, Mohamed Medo Kamara, Kwame Quee, Prince Barrie

Attackers – Kei Kamara and Christian Moses

Subs: Unisa Conteh, Abdul Bundu, David Simbo, John Kamara, Alusine Koroma, Rodney Strasser, Alhaji Kamara, George Davies, Masalakie Bangura, Abu Dumbuya, Lamin Conteh.

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