SLFA PAYS LE 350,000,000 MATCH GATE TAKINGS TO GOVERNMENT CONSOLIDATED FUND.

The Sierra Leone Football Association would like to inform the General Public that it has yesterday the 9th October, 2019 officially handed over a cheque of Le 350,000,000 (Three Hundred and Fifty Million Leones) of the Sierra Leone v Liberia gate takings revenue to the Ministry of Sports for the attention of Government.

A total of Le 535,500,000 (Five Hundred and Thirty Five Million Five Hundred Thousand Leones) was made out of the above mentioned match as ticket money from which the match running cost was deducted.

The unprecedented Executive decision was taken in September as one of the new national policies to be adopted by the SLFA in which the President of the FA Madam Isha Johansen pronounced that, “the game belongs to the people. Let them own and identify with their National Team.”