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BBC World Service


BBC News caught up with President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, 2015 FIFA Coach of the Year Jill Ellis, and MFA student-athletes Blessing Kieh and Leon Crawford (pictured) during Jill Ellis and Ashlyn Harris's visit.

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BBC World Service


BBC News caught up with President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, 2015 FIFA Coach of the Year Jill Ellis, and MFA student-athletes Blessing Kieh and Leon Crawford (pictured) during Jill Ellis and Ashlyn Harris's visit.

I’m glad [Monrovia Football Academy] happened in my administration... Not only trying to train students in the art of football, but also giving them a good academic education... For me it’s just great.
— President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Speaking to the BBC World Service (Listen to the full interview below.)

The BBC World Service reported from Monrovia Football Academy training on November 30th, 2016. Listen now>>