BYC II in a group photo at the Kumasi Sports Stadium in Ganta, Nimba County
By: Leroy M. Sonpon, III
Liberia’s representative to the 2016 CAF Confederation Cup, BYC ll, has begun early preparation for the tournament.
The ‘Go Blue Boys’ began intensive physical training with Coach Emmanuel Kaykay, under the supervision of technical director Coach Thomas Kojo.
After a two week of bodily and tactical training, the team recently engaged Bong County football team at the Blue Field in Monrovia, with a convincing 3-0 win.
BYC II’s finishing clinical netted brace, while skillful George Dauda sealed the scored at 3-0.
The Thursday’s match was witnessed by scores of football fans, including its Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Robert A. Sirleaf.
BYC II followed up with their victory and engaged Nimba County football team – about four hours drive away from Monrovia in a friendly match that ended 2-2.
Last Sunday, BYC II defeated Nimba County team, 2-1 courtesy of Karleo Anderson and Terry Sackor strikes.
“I’m focused on preparing my team. We are hungry to do well and we want to win this competition,” Coach Kaykay told the Daily Observer in an interview.
Unconfirmed reports say BYC II will also play defending County Meet football champions – Grand Bassa County this weekend.