Players Abroad News

Serie C challenge excites right-back Demba Kamara

After helping his Italian side Rimini FC to Serie C's automatic promotion, Sierra Leone's left-back says he is excited ahead of the new task next season. Italy-based Demba Kamara has challenged himself to be a key man in their campaign next season. Kamara, 19, who...

Alex Bangura nominated for Eredivisie best left-back of the season

Sierra Leone defender Alex Bangura has been nominated for the Eredivisie season-best left alongside Ajax Daley Blind, Tyrell Malacia of Feyenoord, and three others. Bangura, 22, has been an instrumental figure for Dutch side SC Cambuur in this Eredivisie season,...

Issa Kallon confirms withdrawal from Sierra Leone squad

Cambuur winger Issa Kallon has confirmed his withdrawal from the Sierra Leone African Cup of Nations squad for matches against Nigeria and Guinea-Bissau next month. Issa, 26, was initially on the list of players that were supposed to be announced by the Lene Stars...

Defender David Simbo set for AFC Cup debut with Gokulam Kerala

Sierra Leone defender David Osman is set to make his AFC Cup debut with India side Gokulam Kerala against ATK Mohun Bagan at the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan Stadium (Kolkata) on Wednesday. Simbo, who joined the club in February, has been named on Kerala's side...

First leg play-off defeat for Kanu’s Northampton Town

Mansfield Town will have to defend their 2-1 first-leg win over Northampton Town when they face off again on Wednesday at the Sixfields Stadium.  Goals from Rhys Oates and Jordan Bowery ensure Mansfield established the lead in the first tie, but after Ali Koiki pulled...

Koroma’s Huddersfield Town eye Premier League return

Huddersfield Town have a shot at playing in the Premier League next season after qualifying for the Championship play-offs after ending this year's campaign third behind, AFC Bournemouth and Fulham. Since joining Town from Vanarama National League champions Leyton...

Kallum Cesay set for long-term Spurs contract before loan spell

Tottenham ‘insider’ John Wenham believes Kallum Cesay will be loaned out to a League One club next season. Cesay, 19, who has been in and out of Tottenham's first-team training under boss Antonio Conte, has been instrumental with the Spurs U23s this season.  The...

Côte d’Ivoire 2023 qualifying challenge excites Steven Caulker

New Sierra Leone captain Steven Caulker has admitted that he is excited to lead the Leone Stars into the Africa Cup of Nations, Côte d'Ivoire 2023 qualifying campaign. The Gaziantep defender, who is on loan from Turkish Süper Lig side Fenerbahçe, is set to lead Sierra...

Meet Nottingham Forest midfielder Tyrese Fornah

Tyrese Fornah is a Sierra Leone native who is presently playing for League One side Shrewsbury Town on loan until the end of the season.  The 22-year-old, who joined the Reds in the summer of 2018 following his release from Brighton and Hove Albion, has been a pivotal...

Alex Bangura out of Sierra Leone opening Afcon doubleheader

SC Cambuur Alex Bangura has confirmed that he will be out for up to six weeks with an ankle injury he sustained during a training session on Thursday. Sierra Leone will face Three-time African champions Nigeria, Guinea Bissau, Sao Tome or Mauritius in the Group A race...