The Antoinette Tubman Stadium in Monrovia is expected to come alive today with eight regional teams battling for three spaces for the 2nd Division, writes Leroy M. Sonpon, lll.
Bong County’s Sac FC will play Joy Conquerors FC of Montserrado in the opener at 4:00pm, and Paye FC of Rivercess will engage Tycoon FC of Maryland County at 7:00pm.
Paye FC is owned and sponsored by Rivercess County District # 2 Representative, Francis S. Paye.
On Friday, Grandcess FC (Grand Kru County) will play No Bad Day FC (Montserrado County) at 3:00pm and Young Pro-G FC (Margibi County) and Mighty Dragon FC (Bong County) will climax Friday’s game.
On Saturday, Joy Conquerors FC meets Paye FC and Sac FC (Lofa County) faces Tycoon FC (Maryland) while on Sunday, No Bad Day FC will meet Young Pro-G from Margibi County and Grandcess FC from Grand Kru will engage Mighty Dragon FC.
Eight teams from 30 advanced for the Playoffs after preliminary battles in four venues in Maryland, Margibi, Grand Cape Mount and Nimba Counties.
Two teams from each of the 15 Counties are now competing in the first ever-decentralized preliminary rounds of the 2014 playoff.