Lone Star Players Still Without Perdiem
By Wleh Bedell
What can be described as a very disheartening and further
lack of organization as far as the running of the Lone Star
is concerned is the decision to take players to Equatorial
Guinea for a friendly match without a dime as perdiem.
It can be recollected that the team left from Liberia on
Tuesday, August 13, without perdiem and even after the match
three days larter, the players continue to be irritated as
there are no perdiem with no member of the technical crew or
administration of the FA saying anything relative to the
With such ugly issue the question is are we really serious
or ready to go the the African Cup finals at the expense of
big spending and slightly organized Nigeria or even want the
Lone Star to be on par with its counterparts in various
parts of the continent?
If players are yet to get perdiems which in fact should have
ben received before departing Liberia where they could even
leave some funds with their families, what more of a
journalist writing this story?
But, the brutal truth is that we are not just ready and are
very far off the mark as far as making gains in our