President Sirleaf Congratulates IE for Winning this Year's Championship Title

Tuesday, 9th October 2007
Monrovia, Liberia - President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has congratulated the Invincible Eleven-Majestic Football Association for winning this yearís Liberia Football Association Championship League.

The President, in a congratulatory telephone message to the Acting President of the Association, Mr. John Smythe, lauded the Club for its courage and determination during the just ended League. IEís success, the President noted, bears true testimony to what can be achieved with a unity of purpose.

An Executive Mansion release said the President renewed her governmentís commitment to support the development of sports throughout the country by providing budgetary appropriations to support the countryís sports programs.

Invincible Eleven clinched the championship having topped the Leagueís table with the highest number of points. I.E.'s victory is the first in ten years.