Lone Star Traveling With 5 Pros

The national football team of Liberia is taking another risk to play Group leader Cape Verde with five professional players on the list.

The delegation, which left Monrovia Wednesday morning is said to have arrived in the Cape Verdean capital safely. Lone Star starting 11 is going to experience lots of changes from the starting line-up against Mali.

New faces expected to start during the heated Nation Cup qualifiers are, Chris Gbandi on the left for defender Gizzie Dorbor. Patrick Gerhardt is due to start in center defense replacing Jimmy Dixon currently playing for Manisaspor in Turkey.

Another new face is Striker Al Husein Keita playing in the French 3rd division; he will start in attack along side Lone Star Captain Anthony Laffor of SuperSport United in the South African premiership.

Forward William Jebro from Egyptian 3rd division is fixture to line-up with Al Husein Keita and Captain Anthony Laffor, during Lone Star 4-3-3 system. Lone Star regular right back Solomon Grimes will continue his duty for Liberia in the constant position.

These five professionals, defender Solomon Grimes, defender Chris Gbandi, striker William Jebro, forward Al Husein Keita, stopper Patrick Gerhardt and skipper Anthony Laffor are charge to bring home nothing less than a draw. Lone Star center back is expecting Patrick Gerhardt from Bosnia and local base Solomon Wesseh of LPRC Oilers to start the game.

Meanwhile, the Under-23 side will face Ivory Coast this Sunday in Accra, the two top players on the trip are, Sekou Jabateh and Alex Nimo from America.

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