Features Events Compilations CD's African Calendar
Africa Media Online - Logo

Rights Managed

Liberia/Sierra Leone. August 18th  2010.  BO-Young
© Ahmed Jallanzo / Independent Contributors / Africa Media Online

All photographs and visual media that appear on this site are copyright of Africa Media Online and/or its media suppliers. All rights are reserved. No unauthorised use allowed. Contact us to secure rights.
Image number:
APN316332
Title:
Twenty Ten
Caption:
Liberia/Sierra Leone. August 18th 2010. BO-Young Stars FC (Liberia) and Gohn United FC (S/Lieone) togethe pose for a photo before their friendly soccer encounter at the border town of Bo, Grand Cape Mount County, Liberia. Bo Young Stars Fc 5 Gohn United FC 4. Cross Border Soccer is a vital instrument through which peace and security is being maintained within the borders of Liberia and Sierra Leone. In the early 1980's the two countries had strained relationship during a qualifier match in Freetown in which several Liberian players and officials were brutally attacked at the then Siaka Steven Stadium in Freetown. The Government of Liberia ordered the closure of the Mano River Union Border post. In mid 1980's some descendent forces invaded Liberia in attempt to over throw the government of the late president, Samuel Kanyon Doe. And in the 1990's, there has been Cross Border attacks by rebels of the Revolutionary Front (RUF) of Sierra Leone, and United Liberation M
Country:
Liberia
Date:
2010-08-18 18:00:10
File size:
2.80 MB
Uncompressed size:
32.85 MB
Dimensions:
4150 x 2767 px
File type:
JPEG
Model Release:
No
Property Release:
No
Keywords:
soccer, players, color image, pitch, teams, outdoor
Restrictions:
Contact us for all usage. Editorial use only, unless relevant model release and/or property release are indicated above. Additional clearance required for non-editorial use and use in association with socially sensitive subject matter.
Download Comp
Add to lightbox
Add to basket | Calculate price