For the primary time, Liberians have been ready to look at promising feminine abilities show their potentials in a aggressive world event on the ATS as they recorded the ancient win.
The Antoinette Tubman Stadium used to be a scene of feelings over the weekend because the under-17 ladies’s nationwide workforce of Liberia defeated Niger 4-Zero within the first-leg of the 2020 FIFA Girls’s U-17 International Cup qualifiers.
For the primary time, Liberians have been ready to look at promising feminine abilities show their potentials in a aggressive world event on the ATS as they recorded the ancient win. Embraced by way of an enormous turnout, the younger feminine U-17 Lone Famous person inspired the spectators with their efficiency, as ladies’s soccer won the admiration of many spectators.
Blessing Kieh, a student-athlete on the Monrovia Soccer Academy, used to be the heroine as she scored a hat-trick to lend a hand Liberia safe a bonus forward of the return-leg.
International Women’ striker Mamie Kallon opened the scoring chart within the 13th minute after fantastically changing Zeta Kromah’s lend a hand to a function.
Later within the 29th minute, Kieh started her hat-trick bankruptcy by way of scoring from a place kick that despatched Liberia to the half-time smash with a 2-Zero league. The LEAD-MFA ahead, who used to be additionally part of the U-15 ladies’ workforce that gained the 2019 USA Cup, ultimately made it three-zero within the 75th minute, because of Sangay Moulton for the lend a hand.
Kieh in any case finished her hat-trick by way of completely changing every other spot kick within the 84th minute to seal the important win for Liberia.
In his post-match response, head trainer Jenkins Doe thanked LFA president Mustapha Raji and his workforce of officers for the continual toughen to ladies’s soccer, stated he used to be positive of a win, however didn’t be expecting any such massive end result.
Workforce captain, Loretta Sackie, did identical by way of commending the FA president, noting that feminine avid gamers have now not had such alternatives over time. She on the identical time promised that the workforce will do higher when given extra alternatives.
President Weah Congratulates the Workforce
Following the cozy victory, Leader Patron of Sports activities George Weah took to his social media platforms to congratulate the women and expressed hope that the victory will encourage them to do extra.
“I’m overjoyed to congratulate our U-17 Nationwide feminine football workforce for his or her supreme efficiency in opposition to the Republic of Niger previous these days on the Antoinette Tubman Stadium in Monrovia. Our ladies defeated their Nigerien counterpart 4:Zero within the feminine U-17 International Cup qualifier. Congratulations additionally move to the coaches and technical workforce for a role smartly performed.
It is a proud second for all of Liberia as this victory indicates the growth we’ve got made in opposition to the advance of feminine football and the harnessing of our youths’ abilities generally. The advance of adlescent football stays a most sensible precedence for our management and we stay dedicated to nurturing their abilities and making an investment of their long term. It’s my fervent hope that this victory will function an inspiration to the women as they get ready for the duties forward,” president Weah stated.