The Head Coach of the Liberia National football team has released the listing of players that will feature in Liberia’s crucial Nation’s Cup decider against Tunisia on Saturday, September 3rd in Tunis.
Coach James Salinsa Debbah has invited over 20 foreign and local based players for the crunch match that will determine whether Liberia goes to Gabon 2017 Nations Cup Finals.
The listing has seen the recall of Serbian-based defender Omega Roberts Alamadine, Lithuanian-based Murphy Dorley, Dominic Tarpeh Doe who plays his club football in South Africa and young Van Dave Harmon who plays in Senegal.
William Jebor, Theo Weeks, Anthony Laffor, Teah Dennis and Dioh Williams are among the notable regulars recalled by Debbah for the match.
The team selected by Debbah will also line up against the Local Atlas Lions of Morocco in an international friendly on Wednesday, August 31 2016.
James Debbah told Liberia Football Today he’s going to Tunisia to secure qualification. Debbah is happy the friendly match with Morocco will give him the opportunity to properly assess the players.
The National team head Coach is hopeful the players will implement the tactics and strategy in order for GABON 2017 be a reality.
Liberia are tied om 10 points with Tunisia in Group A but the Lone Stars top the group with a better head-to-head record after defeating Tunisia 1-0 in Monrovia last year.
Contradicting to Debbah’s list the LFA President Musa Bility says “Grandpa Doe Will Be Called Up for Tunisia Game In Tunis.” According to The LFA Brief Press Conference This Morning At The LFA Head Office In Monrovia. Grandpa Doe Will Leave Malaysia for Tunisia. Grandpa Doe Is the Highest Goalscorer In The Malaysian Super League.
LFA President Musa Bility has just clarified that goal machine Francis Grandpa Forkey Doe is part of the Lone Star squad for the crucial 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against the Carthage Eagles of Tunisia. Mr. Bility noted that Grandpa and other key players will not play the friendly with Morocco, but will fly straight to Tunisia. Details coming soon
This will be an important development to see how it plays out between the Head Coach and the LFA president
See the list of players below:
GBAYEH TOMMY SONGO
SOLOMON ISAAC GRIMES
OMEGA ROBERTS ALAMADINE
DOMINIC TARPEH DOE
LEWIS THEO WEEKS
NYUMAH SAAH B
ANTHONY SNOTI LAFFOR
VAN DAVE HARMON
DIOH CLARENCE WILLIAMS
SAM GARYAHZON JOHNSON
EDWARD JUNIOR WILSON