This year’s Sierra Leone CAF Confederation Cup representative, FC Kallon, will arrive at Milan Malpensa airport on Saturday ahead of their opening Group 4A opener against Italian side PISA Sporting club on Monday, March 22, at the Rossetti” Stadium (3.00 pm) local time.
All arrangements were finalised as they departed for Italy this morning for the 73rd edition of the Viareggio tournament set to run from March 20-April 3 with a 31-man delegation of 20 players and 11 officials.
The 32 participating teams were drawn into eight groups of four teams, and according to the regulations, the top two finishers in each group will qualify for the knockout stage en route to the final.
The 2023 Viareggio is FC Kallon’s third tournament in Itlay as they billed to face Italian side Spal, Honvéd (Hungary) and PISA (Italy) in Group 4A.
FC Kallon 73rd Viareggio Cup Group 4A schedule
Monday 20 March. Kallon-Pisa
“Rossetti” stadium in Cecina, 3.00 pm
Wednesday 22 March SPAL- Kallon
“Ferrara” stadium in Cecina, 3.00 pm
Friday 24 March HONVÉD-KALLON
Carrara (MS) / “Fossa dei Leoni” sports field (3 pm) (Synthetic)
Connect with us @football_sierra on Facebook/ Instagram, Football Sierra Leone, and African News.
Rodney Michael out of São Tomé and Príncipe qualifiers
Attacker Rodney Michael will not be part of Sierra Leone next week after he suffered a recurring hamstring injury in preparation for a club match scheduled for this weekend. During a training session for this weekend's match, Rodney suffered a recurring hamstring...
Sullay selected in Sierra Leone squad – MK Dons
Sullay Kaikai has been selected in the Sierra Leone squad for their upcoming 2023 Africa Cup of Nations Qualification double-header against Sao Tomé and Principe. Kaikai, who has seven caps for the Leone Stars, will link up with his national team following this...
John Kamara impressed in Egaleo’s 1-1 draw in Greece
Greece Betsson Super League 2 resumes on Sunday Egaleo's manager Thomas Grafas was pleased with the Sierra Leone midfielder's introduction in a 1-1 draw against Athens Kallithea on Sunday. Substitutes Juan Matea's goal in the last minute of the added time ensured...
Striker Kamara sent off in Chicago’s defeat
Chicago Fire's new striker Kei Kamara was sent off after a second yellow late on in a 1-0 defeat to Philadelphia Union on Saturday. Joaquin Torres recorded the game's only goal in the 90th minute to lift the Philadelphia Union to a 1-0 win over the visiting Chicago...