Liberia’s Champion LPRC Oilers beat Senegalese side Generation foot,1-0 in the first leg of the CAF Champions League preliminary round fixtures.
A Solid Second half goal by forward Terry Sackor, was enough to secure all three points for the Petroleum refinery Club in a first leg Clash played at the famous Antoinette Tubman Sports Stadium in Monrovia.
The Liberian Champion’s takes a 1-0 advantage to Dakar in Seven days time to honor the repeat fixture of the CAF Champions League.
Senegalese Academy Club Generation Foot, making only her second appearance in the CAF Premier Competition still have a chance to redeemed themselves, but need at least two goals to overcome the one – nil deficit from the Stubborn Liberian team.
The two sides ,lockhorn in the return fixture a week time in Senegal and Sensational LPRC Oilers who is making her return to the Competition, after 13years of absentee will hope to avoid defeat in the next match, if they’re to progress through.
“It can be recalled Oilers last appearance in the CAF Top Continental Showpiece came in 2006, when the yellow and black outfit ,lost 3-2 on aggregates to exit the Competition at the hands of another Senegalese Club AS Jaraf.
LPRC Oilers ended a 14years nightmare to this year lift the 2019 Liberia Football Association National First Division, domestic Championship title.
In a related development Liberia’s Cup holder Liscr fc , lost 3-0 away to Togolese giant Maranatha FC , in the first leg of the CAF Confederation Cup , Coach Tapha Manneh men is in an uphill return leg task to secure spot into the next round of the Competition.
The former Liberian Champion have failed two previous occasion to across the preliminaries round of a CAF Continental Competition.