Freetown, SIERRA LEONE – The executive committee of the Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA) has made a significant appointment for Leone Stars. Amidu Karim has been selected as the head coach, with Francis Koroma and Alhaji Foray appointed as assistant coaches one and two, respectively. This provisional technical team will be responsible for guiding Leone Stars during the African Qualifiers for the FIFA World Cup 2026, set to commence in November this year.
The newly appointed team is expected to commence their duties immediately. Sierra Leone has been placed in Group A alongside Egypt, Burkina Faso, Guinea-Bissau, and Ethiopia. Additionally, Ibrahim Swarray has been appointed as the team manager.
In response to the appointment, Amidu Karim expressed his enthusiasm for the role and the upcoming challenges. Leone Stars supporters and football enthusiasts eagerly await their performance in the upcoming qualifiers. BT/4/10/2023