Mamadu FC and Sierra Leone Police FC both dominated the called-up players with the former having eight players while the latter had 11 players.
The Sierra Princess will face Libya in a two-legged tie in the preliminary rounds of the African qualifiers with the West African side traveling to Libya for the first leg which is scheduled between the 21st, 22nd or 23rd July 2017 and the second leg in Sierra Leone on the weekend of 4th, 5th or 6th August.
A successful battle against the Libyans will setup the Princess’ First Round battle against the Tunisians who will be waiting for the winners after they received a bye from the preliminary draw.
19 teams have been drawn by the African football governing body, CAF; to battle it out for the only two qualifying slots given to Africa for the World Cup tournament in France in 2018.
The list of invited player includes;
Elizabeth Mansaray, Bilkisu Davise, Fatmata Bangura, Cecilia Dauda, Kai Sesay, Ekundayo Massaquoi, Mamus Tamu, Tenneh Bangura (all of Sierra Leone Police), Jeneba Koroma, Isata L. Kargbo and Matilda Tarawally of Soccer Queens, Zainab Conteh, Doris Ansumana, Madiana Sesay, Hawanatu Conteh, Marie B Conteh, Theresa Rose, Lucian Sam, Adama Kargbo, Mariatu Jah, Zainab Kamara and Marie B Conteh of Mamoud FC while Emma Kamara and Aminata Fofanah were drawn from the Republic of Sierra Leone Armed Force. Adama Kamara from Premier AC, Fatmata Belon and Fatmata Sesay from Suba FC, Christian Thomas and Weah Mahai were both from Kenema while Isata L. Kargbo was the only player selected from Sierra Leone Prisons FC.
By: Sahr Morris Jr.