Football


Coach Otis Tarnue talks to two of his players during the break

Muscat FC Draw in First Match

Paynesville based Muscat FC were on Friday forced to a draw by Grassfield Atlethic Club (GAC) in their first 3rd division championship match at the Tusa Sports pitch in Gardnersville.

The former 1st division side went down within three minutes after GAC’s John Momo scored a free kick to put the home side ahead.

Noted for their control of ball possession, Muscat FC held the ball from the midfield and raised the tempo on their opponents. They were awarded a penalty in the 24th minute that was scored by midfielder Zubah Vessilee in the 25th.


Champion Club BYC Football eliminated Stade Malien from the CAF Championship League yesterday in Bamako

BYC Eliminates Stade Malien 7-6

The gods of football yesterday smiled on BYC Football as they eliminated Stade Malien 7-6 on penalties in the second leg of their CAF Championship League match in Bamako.

However, in the CAF Confederation Cup, Monrovia Club Breweries (MCB) fell 4-0 to Algerian champions JS Kabylie in their match played in Algeria yesterday.

The Liberians had defeated the Algerians 3-0 in Monrovia in the first leg; the second leg loss shocked sporting fans.


Striker Julius Wotoe, who got the winner, walking out of the pitch; Barrolle’s president Eugene Nagbe speaks to reporters after the match

Mighty Barrolle ‘Peppers’ Invincible Eleven 2-1

A late goal from Julius Wotoe of Mighty Barrolle yesterday saw the “Kanyan Pepper Boys” defeating their traditional rivals Invincible Eleven 2-1 at the Antoinette Tubman Stadium.

Striker Wotoe, who was on the score sheet in his side’s two previous wins against ELWA United and Barrack Young Controllers, was introduced midway through the first half and got the winner in the 72nd minute after he forced his way through to get the ball at the back of the net.


Barrolle’s President Nagbe and the team that defeated ELWA United 4-0

Barrolle Defeat ELWA United 4-0

Ahead of their clash against their traditional rivals, Invincible Eleven (IE), this Sunday, Mighty Barrolle whipped Paynesville-based ELWA United 4-0 at the Antoinette Tubman Stadium on Wednesday.

The Rollers, after suffering their 6th defeat out of seven games to Nimba United, bounced back from their nightmare with a comprehensive victory against 9th placed ELWA United.


Striker Kanmanue Folee of Jubilee points to his team president after scoring the equalizer

LISCR, Watanga, Jubilee and Keitrace Share Points

The Antoinette Tubman Stadium was the scene of draw matches after LISCR FC, Watanga, Jubliee FC and Keitrace FC all shared points in their respective round ten matches.

In the day’s first encounter, ‘Church Boys’ (Jubilee FC) came from a goal down to draw with Coach Gabriel Johns’ Keitrace FC.

Highest scorer Amadia Kawah increased his goals to six in the ongoing league after getting the curtain raiser for the visitors in the 67th minute.

Coach William Latey’s Jubilee FC replied eight minutes later after Kanmanue Folee struck from the 18-yard box.

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