National County Meet Reaches Phase Two

first_imgThe draw for Phase Two of the National County Sports Meet was yesterday held in Monrovia with eight teams drawn in two groups.Defending soccer champions Grand Bass County will be going against 2015 3rd place winner Lofa County in Group B in their first match.Lofa County during the group stage topped Group I ahead of Margibi and Bong counties with four points after defeating Bong and securing a point against Margibi County, while Grand Bass finished as runners-up in Group- IV with two points behind group leaders Grand Cape Mount. Group II winners, Nimba County that collected seven points out of three group matches, will play Margibi County in Group B’s second match.In Group A, Maryland County will go against Group II runners-up, Montserrado County, while Grand Cape Mount County will battle River Gee County.In the Kickball, Margibi County will go against Maryland County on Tuesday, December 20, and Grand Gedeh County will lock horns with Montserrado County in Group A matches.In Group B, Grand Bassa will take on Bong County, while defending champions Nimba County will be playing against Gbarpolu County.The draw which was held at the Sports Commission on Broad Street was attended by officials from the Ministry of Youth & Sports, county team officials and observers.The second phase is expected to kick-off on Tuesday, December 20.Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)last_img read more

Rodgers set to become Leicester manager

first_img0Shares0000Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers in talks with Premier League side Leicester to become new manager. Photo/FILELONDON, United Kingdom, Feb 26 – Brendan Rodgers is set to become Leicester’s new manager after he was given permission by Celtic to speak to the club, according to Sky sources.Rodgers is understood to currently be in Leicester after telling the Celtic board on Monday of his desire to leave. Chris Davies and Kolo Toure, who are currently part of Rodgers’ staff at Celtic Park, are expected to join him in Leicester, if a deal is agreed.First-team coach John Kennedy is likely to be in charge of Celtic’s Scottish Premiership game at Hearts on Wednesday, live on Sky Sports.More to follow…-By Sky Sports- 0Shares0000(Visited 1 times, 1 visits today)last_img read more