Come Wednesday ,5th December 2018, at the ATS. Head Coach Tapha Manneh and his boys will be have another opportunity to battle Algerian side USM Bel Abbes in the Confederation Cup 2 leg match after their woeful outing in the visitors home .
need something special in the return leg at home if they ought to qualify for the first round and the latter stages of the 2018/2019 CAF Confederation Cup.
LISCR thrashing 4-0 in the first-leg of their CAF Confederation Cup game against USM Bel Abbes at the February 24, 1986 Stadium in Abbes, Algeria.The host played very well and made use of every chance they create and as well as a taking the lead in the 24th minute from a penalty spot to end the first half 1-0 in their favor. LISCR would have to defeat the Algerian side on a five-goal deficit during the return leg . Our source revealed that the Algerian clubs will be in Monrovia next week to honor their encounter .
Our research has revealed that their opponent , have 2 times placed 3rd in the Algerian Ligue 1 , 5 times winners of the Algerian Ligue 2 last time in 2014 ,and winners of the Algerian Super Cup recently in 2018 ,as well as 2 times winners f the Algerian Cup in 1991 and 2018 but ,their CAF Competition appearance marks their first appearnace for this year /2018 and appeared once in the Africa Cup Winner’s Cup in 1992 placing 2nd .
Many soccer pundit will write this side on paper as ahead of their Liberian counterpart,but it remains a question of how will LISCR FC turn their fortune into misfortune in Monrovia. LISCR FC on the other hand are no stranger to this terrain with appearance record of playing Berekum Chelsea some years ago in the
It can be recalled that the Liberian champions struggled so much to find their footing away ,culminating into a 4-0 thrashing at the hands of the USM BA . With the result at 1-0 after the first half break, Liberians back home expected the former First Division champions to come back stronger in the second half.The host doubled the lead in the 76th minute through Mohamed Seguer, who completed his brace by netting the third goal in the 87th minute after a defensive error by LISCR.
LISCR tried to get a consolation goal by pulling bodies forward, but it became an advantage for the host team to increase their goal tally after using a counterattack to close things up with a 4-0 victory.
What to know about USM Bel Abbes :
Union Sportive Medinat Bel Abbès known as USM Bel Abbès or simply USMBA for short, is an Algerian football club located in Sidi Bel Abbès, Algeria, that was founded in 1933. The team’s colors are green and red. Their home stadium, Stade 24 Fevrier 1956, has a capacity of 45,000 spectators.The club is currently playing in the Algerian Ligue Professionnelle 1.
The team was founded in 1933 under the name of Union Sportive Musulmane de Bel Abbès. It was one of the great teams in the French colonial period. Between 1977 and 1987, the club was parrained by ENIE, an electronic national society and was named Electronique Sari Madinat Bel Abbès (ESMBA). On April 27, 2012, in the last round of the 2011-12 Algerian Ligue Professionnelle 2, USM Bel-Abbès beat USM Annaba 3–0 to finish third and win promotion to the Algerian Ligue Professionnelle 1, returning to the top flight after a 19-year absence. However the team return one year after in the second division but one year after again in 2014, they returned to the top division.
source|LS Staff online