Chief Patron of Sports and former Ballon D’or Winner George Weah has expressed serious disappointment over the Wednesday’s pitch invasion by crazy fans of Liberia after a convincing three one win over Sierra Leone.
President Weah said the behavior on the part of happy Liberians is unbecoming and therefore should be condemned to the fullest.
In his statement the Liberian Leader apologize to the world football governing body for what he termed as an embarrassing behavior on the part of his people.
He warned Liberia not to repeat same.
President Weah said though he was happy with the result of the game but was quick to mention that no unauthorized persons including the fans are allowed on to the playing parameters of the pitch during and after the game that compromises the security of the playing teams.
The former World Player of the year commended the Lone Star for the big win over the Leone Stars, but reiterates that such uncontrollable behavior by the fans at the SKD should never be repeated.
According to the President Of the Liberia Football Association Mustapha Raji due to live video fields,Liberia is being investigated by FIFA for the pitch invasion.
Mr. Raji speaking to our reporter said Liberia risks been fined or tougher action by the world football governing body may be taken against it.
He also condemned the action in the strongest termed and encouraged Liberian fans to always exercise maturity in celebrating a victory.
“I am hoping for a good result in Freetown and I will not be surprise if Liberia progresses to the next stage”, Mr. Raji’s added.
Meanwhile, the Chief Patron of Sports President George Weah is currently hosting a Dinner in honor of the two teams at his private Jamaica Resort on the Robertsfield Highway.