One of the oldest football clubs in Sierra Leone which doubles as the only Premier League Club associated with a Secondary School, St Edwards Secondary School has today unveiled their signings ahead of 2022/2023 Sierra Leone Premier League.
.The club is set up to identify football talents in the School and help them develop. Old Edwardians do their training at the school grounds located at Kingtom, Freetown.
The club has been performing in the past years but it reign could be recalled back in 1980 to 2005. Within these years, the club won its first Sierra Leone FA Cup. It has won the Cup three times from 1984, 2001 and 2005 respectively. In the year 1990, the club won the Sierra Leone Premier League for the first ever since he establishment of the club.
In the concluded 2020/2021 Sierra Leone Premier League, Old Edwardians finished 15th in the table. The club is known to have produced Sierra Leone most prolific player and Legendary footballers. The likes of Late Lamin Conteh( Junior Tumbu), Amidu Karim Head coach for Sierra Leone U-23 squad, Obreh Kargbo, Magnus Campbell, Jonathan Major, Balae Balae, Musa Kuwait, Tostao, and legendary Mohamed Kallon.
Ahead of this season’s Premier League, Old Edwardians unveiled their signings since the transfer was opened.
𝗠𝗼𝗵𝗮𝗺𝗲𝗱 𝗚 𝗞𝗮𝗺𝗮𝗿𝗮 “Fabregas” (Old Edwardians) from East End Lions Football Club
𝗔𝗹𝘂𝘀𝗶𝗻𝗲 𝗧𝗮𝗹𝗶𝗯𝗲𝗵 𝗞𝗮𝗺𝗮𝗿𝗮 (Old Edwardians) on loan From BO Rangers Football Club
𝗔𝗹𝗵𝗮𝘀𝘀𝗮𝗻 𝗡𝗮𝗻𝗶 𝗝𝗮𝗵 (Old Edwardians) From Peninsular Sierra Fisheries
𝗔𝗹𝗲𝘅 𝗣𝗲𝗿𝗿𝘆 (Old Edwardians) From RSLAF Football Club
𝗔𝗹𝗲𝘅 𝗢𝗯𝗶 (Old Edwardians) From RSLAF Football Club
𝗚𝗶𝗯𝗿𝗶𝗹𝗹𝗮 𝗢𝘀𝘂 𝗞𝗮𝗺𝗮𝗿𝗮 (Old Edwardians) From BO Rangers
𝗜𝗯𝗿𝗮𝗵𝗶𝗺 𝗞𝗮𝗯𝗯𝗮 “Taribo” (Old Edwardians) Free Transfer
Old Edwardians Football Club commonly known as Old Edwards or simply Edwards is a Sierra Leonean football club based in the capital Freetown. The club is a member of the Sierra Leone National Premier League, the top football league in Sierra Leone.
Old Edwardians are one of the biggest and most popular clubs in Sierra Leone. Former Sierra Leonean international footballer Mohamed Kallon started his professional football career at Old Edwardians as a fifteen-year-old.