MONROVIA: In observance of the home-going of Mr. Henry Nyema Brown, alias “HB”, the Coaches Association of Liberia, in collaboration with the Liberia Football Association (LFA), and Liberia Black Star, will organize a one-day sport event, featuring organizations/teams Coach Brown associated with.
The games are scheduled for Thursday, August 17, 2023, at the Antoinette Tubman Stadium (ATS), from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.
At least 12 teams are expected to participate in the games. They include NPA Veterans, BUSA Veterans, Under 13 Veterans, CPA, Stella Maris Polytechnic, Cathedral High School Veterans, LFA, Coaches Association of Liberia, Former Players Association, Medic Association, Liberia Referee Association, and Liberia Black Star.
While alive, Mr. Brown served as Technical Director of the LFA, Coach of Cathedral High School, and Coach of Liberia Black Star FC (1989 – 2003).
He also served as President of Liberia Black Star, along with T. Max Jlateh as Vice President, from 1991 – 1992. Mr. Henry Nyema Brown died on July 11, 2023.
The late HB has also been a great developer of the game of soccer in the country.