Sports


Mr. Lawrence Morris, the sponsor of the two-day Community Integrated Tournament

2-Day Community Integrated Tourney Begins Saturday

A two-day knockout football tournament, styled Community Integrated Tournament (CIT), under the sponsorship of the Lawrence Morris Foundation (LMF) begins this weekend in Careysburg.

According to the organizing chairman, Amos S. Browne, the tournament will be held from Saturday – Sunday, December 17-18, at the Blacktom Town Sports Pitch in Lower Careysburg, bringing to the fore eight communities.

Participating communities include Blacktom (the host), Cooper Farm, Central Careysburg, Whede Town, King’s Farm, Joezohn Town, Wolokai and Fendell.


Anderson with NorthStar Enterprise – owners of Nimba United – General Manager Bill Dolo (L-R) Emmanuel Miller, Harry Ronal, Terrance Jones

Nimba United Sign Rising Star Anderson, 3 Others

The Mountaineers (Nimba United) have completed a deal for ELWA United wonder kid Roberto Anderson.

The midfielder sealed a contract on Wednesday at United’s Monrovia office situated in the NorthStar Building on New Georgia Road, Gardnersville Township.

The value of the contract was not disclosed, but it is expected to last for three seasons. Anderson, known affectionately on the local scene as “Doctor” based on his creativity, has been a key figure in the ELWA United squad for the last three seasons.


Jill Ellis and Ashlyn Harris greeting student athletes of the Monrovia Football Academy. Photo By: U.S Embassy Monrovia

A Look at Jill and Ashlyn’s Visit

U.S Women’s National Team Coach, Jill Ellis accompanied by goalkeeper Ashyln Harris visited the Monrovia Football Academy (MFA) from November 29- December 2, 2016 as sport envoys sponsored by the U.S. Embassy and other divisions of the Department of State devoted to sports diplomacy.


The leadership of Liberia Tennis Federation

3rd Aminata Tennis Open Kickoff

The Liberia Tennis Federation has officially launched the 3rd edition of its Aminata Tennis Open at the residence of Aminata & Sons Chief Executive Officer, Siaka Toure on Bushrod Island. The tournament kicked off over the weekend and it would end at the last Sunday in December.

About 20 tennis players across Montserrado County are participating in the Open.


Photos from week-2 of the National first division league

National League Enters Week-3

The Cellcom National League season will tomorrow enter the third week with several exciting fixtures that will see 8th place Jubilee FC going against bottom-side Mighty Barrolle in tomorrow’s encounter at the Antoinette Tubman Stadium.

Struggling Barrolle will be hoping to get their first win in the new season having lost their first two games against Monrovia Club Breweries and LPRC Oilers.

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