Sierra Leone Premier League to start next month
The Sierra Leone Premier League is expected to kick-off on or around 15th April 2017.
The decision was made by 13 of the 14 Premiership clubs, at a meeting held on 28th March at the Football secretariat in Kingtom. Freetown City FC were not represented at the meeting.
As a curtain raiser to the long-awaited league there will be a Peace Gala competition between the 14 clubs run on a knockout basis at a date yet to be set.
SLFA Premier League Board formed
A seven person Sierra Leone Premier League Board has been formed to manage and run the administration of football for the 2017-2018 season.
Three members were selected by the Premier League Board stakeholders whilst another four were selected by the SLFA.
In preparation for this year’s Premier League the SLFA, donated sporting materials to the Premier League clubs: Adidas travelling bags, ball holder bags, medical kit bags, balls and bibs.