National News

Wusum Stars up to second as Kasim nets brace to save Parade

Wusum Stars moved above Central Parade into second place in the ongoing Sierra Leone Premier League after an impressive 2-0 win over Ports Authority on Saturday at the Wusum Ground. The Waterfront boys were in high spirit with new coach Lamin Bangura, but they faced a...

Bombali first division playoff groups revealed

The 2021-2022 First Division playoffs groups in Bombali have been unveiled by the Bombali District Football Association (BDFA) on Thursday at the North-East Region Football Association (NERFA) headquarters. The eight first division football clubs in the Bombali...

Sierra Leone slip to 108th in latest Fifa ranking

Sierra Leone national side dominated by homebased players played to a barren draw Ethiopia on August 26 at the Bahir Dar International Stadium in their first friendly since beating Benin to qualify for next year’s Africa Cup of Nations. However, their away result did...

Bo Rangers maintain lead as Edwards pick up away win

League leaders Bo Rangers strengthened their grip at the top of the table with a 2-0 triumph over East End Tigers at the Bo Stadium in the Southern Province with goals from Musa Noah Tombo Kamara and Saidu Bah Kamara in the 45th and 74th-minute respectively. (Photo SL...

Coach Abdulai Bah relishes new Edwards coaching role

Old Edwardians new coach Abdulai Bah aka Kaloga, is confident and thrilled after signing a two-and-half-year deal with the May Park Boys. On Saturday, the new Edwardians acquisition will be leading his side out against Bai Bureh Warriors in Port Loko District in the...

We want to make Blackpool Tis Tas again – Rodney Michael

Well-known football administrator, Rodney Michael, has said revamping one of the oldest and most successful football clubs in Sierra Leone, Mighty Blackpool is the immediate objective.  The Freetown based club announced Rodney Michael, who remains one of the most...

Bo Rangers appoint Chilean Jose Solomon Cortes as head coach

Sierra Leone Premier League leaders Bo Rangers have appointed Chilean Jose Solomon Cortes as their new head coach following local tactician John Dominic Konneh departure. The 49-year-old has joined a list of foreign coaches who have been in charge of a Sierra Leonean...

Infrastructure key to football development – Fifa’s Diop

FIFA Development Manager for West and Central Africa El Hadji Wack Diop has echoed that football infrastructure is central to football development. The Regional Manager made his statement during a visit to one of Sierra Leone poor playing fields, the Approved School,...

Sierra Leone’s FC Kallon among top player exporters

Sierra Leone Premier League side Kallon FC has been named amongst Africa's top transfer of outgoing players in the last decade. No other club from Sierra Leone is on the list. According to a published document by the world football governing body FIFA following...

Sierra Leone launch Afcon campaign with Ethiopia friendly

Sierra Leone will kick off their African Cup of Nations preparation with a friendly against the Walias of Ethiopia at the Bahir Dar International Stadium on Thursday. Kickoff 3 pm Ethiopian time. The match in Ethiopia will serve as the first since Sierra Leone...