Johnson Scoring Shoe Open
Left: Sam Johnson
By: Weah Ephraim Harris
Liberian footballers in the Swedish league this season are
trying to balance their clubs ranking in various divisions.
Lone Star Under-23 striker Sam Johnson has started scoring
this season, the Liberian forward netted two goals on
Saturday in Juventus IF 4-0 victory, and it was the club
first win this season.
While Liberia’s defensive block Arnold Kennedy was also
active in the middle for the club during their 4-0 smile
last weekend against Järna SK.
Lone Star forward Dioh Williams is the only Liberian
currently in the Swedish top flight (Allsvenskan) with BK
Hacken that is 3rd on the log with 16 points from nine
matches. The result from their midweek fixture against IFK
Norrkoping may increase their ranking on shift them a step
down on the table.
The Liberian forward is yet to score and he will be looking
forward to the mid clash to register his first goal of the
Amadaiya Rennie is currently roasting things with for
Degerfors IF that plays in the Superttan league, which the
second level of football in Sweden.
Degerfors IF got their first win last weekend. The club lost
their first four matches of the season before they got the
3-1 victory from Brage IF and lost to Varberg last Saturday.
The club will face Varnamo today (Wednesday) during their
7th league fixture. Degerfors IF is 15 on the sixteen teams
table with three points from six matches.
Three Liberians are making things right with Harnosands FF
in the Swedish 2nd division, striker Prince Somah, forward
James Teaway and top scorer Anthony Allison.
The club is 4th on the ladder with seven points from three
matches and they have a midweek fixture today against
Anthony Allison scored 26 goals for Sundsvall IFK last
season in the Swedish league and he is currently Harnosands
FF top scorer this season.
Meanwhile Taurus Manneh was not on the score sheet for IK
Viking over the weekend when they collected their 5-1 win.
The Liberian striker has been netting goals for the Swedish
side since he joined them from 2nd division side Carlsdat