National News

Friendly: Sierra Leone suffer another defeat 

Sierra Leone National A senior team lost their third friendly game in two months. Algeria's national B side defeated Sierra Leone 3-0 at the Fujairah Club Stadium on Saturday. As a result, the Leone Stars have conceded ten goals in the last three friendlies after 4-0...

Fujairah Stadium to host Sierra Leone, Algeria test

Sierra Leone national A team, Leone Stars, are set to engage Algeria's national B side in the United Arab Emirates at the Fujairah Club Stadium on Saturday.  Kickoff is from 19:00 local time (15:00 hours in Sierra Leone) - it is the third preparation match for Leone...

Leone Stars newbies & first training session

Two new faces were drafted to the Sierra Leone A team from U23 as they hit the Fujairah training pitch with head coach John Keister during their United Arab Emirates (UAE) training camp.   Jay Tee Kamara from Columbus Crew and Mohamed Kabia Mbabane Swallows were...

Sixteen foreign-based for Sierra Leone Dubai Training Camp

Sierra Leone National A team, Leone Stars, have opened a week-long training camp in the United Arab Emirates with sixteen foreign-based players and six home-based stars. Football Sierra Leone understands the full contingent arrived safely en route from Guinea for...

Bo Rangers, SLFA, MOS, NSA, others mourn Eric Lansana

Tributes were paid on Saturday to former Sierra Leone National Team Manager, Administrator, and football enthusiast, Eric Lansana, who died after a gruesome road accident. Sierra Leone lost a great sportsman, an enthusiastic individual and a citizen. He gave his...

Midfielder Mohamed Kabia reflects on U23 debut

Mbabane Swallows midfielder Mohamed Kabia says he was pleased after making his U23 debut for Sierra Leone in the Africa Cup of Nations qualifier 1-1 draw against Zambia at SKD Stadium in Monrovia, Liberia.  Kabia, 19, played in both matches and was happy with his...

Zambia edge past Sierra Leone to reach U23 final round 

Zambia will face either Egypt or Eswatini in the next stage of the U23 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers after defeating Sierra Leone 1-0 at the Heroes Stadium in Lusaka on Saturday. Substitute Andrew Phiri scored the only goal in the 65th minute to give his side a 2-1...

Coach Karim confident ahead of Zambia U23 decider

Return Leg - Zambia Vs Sierra Leone - Heroes Stadium Saturday, 29 October  Sierra Leone's U23 coach Amdiu Karim was speaking ahead of the Africa Cup of Nations decider against Zambia as he set sight to progress into the next stage of the competition.  The coach...

Coach Amidu Karim stays optimistic despite first-leg draw

Sierra Leone U23 head coach Amidu Karim says he is confident of a positive result in the decider between Sierra Leone and Young Chipolopolo of Zambia at the Heroes Stadium next weekend. Zambia's last-gasp equaliser secured a vital 1-1 draw with the Sierra Leone U23...

Five foreign-based to boost U-23 squad for Zambia

Hapoel Rishon leZion winger Emmanuel Samadia, Mbabane Swallows' midfielder Mohamed Kabia, Troyes U19 striker Moses Turay and Italy-based right-back Demba Kamara are expected to join the Sierra Leone U23 squad ahead of the first leg qualifier against Zambia this...