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List of famous athletes from Liberia, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Liberia has seen some very talented athletes over the years, many of who have gone on to represent their country in the Olympics. These are some of the best Liberia athletes of all time, so if you're a native of Liberia and are aspiring to compete in sports professionally then these are people you should look up to. If you're searching for a particular popular athlete from Liberia then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

Examples include Theo Lewis Weeks and Momo Wall Blamo.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the greatest Liberia athletes?" and "Which athletes are from Liberia?"

You can click on the names of these legendary athletes of Liberia in order to get more information about each one.

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Ansu Toure is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Athletes from Liberia
Miami FC
Ansu Toure is a Liberian footaller who currently plays for Persiba Balikpapan in the Indonesia Super League.

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Collins John is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Athletes from Liberia
Fulham F.C.
Collins John is a Liberian-born Dutch footballer who last played as a forward for Pittsburgh Riverhounds. John notably played in the Premier League for Fulham where he notched up 20 goals in 92 ...more

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Patrick Nyema Gerhardt is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Athletes from Liberia
CS Otopeni
Patrick Nyema Gerhardt is a Liberian footballer who currently plays for Malaysian super league side Sarawak FA. He also represents the Liberia national football team at international level. He ...more

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Harrison Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Athletes from Liberia
Harrison Kennedy Mark Professionals
Harrison Kennedy in Monrovia is an Liberian footballer, who is currently playing for Mark Professionals.

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Alex Nimo is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Athletes from Liberia
Real Salt Lake
Alexander "Alex" Frank Nimo is a Liberian-born American soccer player.

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Joseph Amoah is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Athletes from Liberia
Persibo Bojonegoro
Joseph Amoah, Liberian football midfielder. He currently plays for Sporting Clube de Goa in I-League.

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Edward Weah Dixon is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Athletes from Liberia
Edward Weah Dixon Thouars Foot 79
Edward Weah Dixon is a Liberian-French footballer playing currently for Thouars Foot 79. He is a former member of the Liberia national football team.

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George Weah is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Athletes from Liberia
George Tawlon Manneh Oppong Ousman Weah is a Liberian humanitarian, politician, and an ex-footballer who played as a striker. Regarded as one of the greatest African players of all time, in 1995 ...more

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Darlington Nagbe is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Athletes from Liberia
Portland Timbers
Darlington Nagbe is a Liberian-American footballer currently playing for the Portland Timbers in Major League Soccer.

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George Gebro is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Athletes from Liberia
George Gebro Hapoel Petah Tikva FC
George Gebro is a Liberian footballer player, who plays for Liberia Ship Corporate Registry Football Club.

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Alex Nimely is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Athletes from Liberia
Alex Nimely Manchester City F.C.
Alex Tchuimeni-Nimely, commonly known as Alex Nimely, is a Liberian-born English footballer who plays as a forward for League One side Port Vale. He is the elder brother of Liberia international ...more

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Solomon Wesseh is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Athletes from Liberia
Solomon Wesseh Liberia national football team
Solomon Wesseh is a Liberian soccer player.

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Lawrence Doe is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Athletes from Liberia
Lawrence Doe Equatorial Guinea national football team
Lawrence Doe is a naturalized Equatoguinean footballer who plays for ENPPI Club in Egyptian Premier League.

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Matee Ajavon is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Athletes from Liberia
Matee Ajavon
Matee Ajavon is a Liberian American player in the WNBA for the Atlanta Dream. A 5'8" guard, Ajavon was chosen by the Houston Comets as the fifth overall draft pick in the 2008 WNBA Draft.

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Isaac Pupo is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Athletes from Liberia
Isaac Pupo Panionios NFC
Isaac Pupo is an Liberian footballer who currently plays for Kelantan FA and the Liberia national football team. In August 2007 Pupo signed for FK Qarabağ in the Azerbaijan Premier League on a ...more

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Thomas Kojo is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Athletes from Liberia
Thomas Kojo FC AK
Thomas Kojo is a Liberian former football defender. He currently coaches FC AK, and the Liberia national football team. Kojo attended Lindsey Wilson College where he was a 1996 first team All ...more

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Solomon Grimes is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Athletes from Liberia
Solomon Grimes Kalamata FC
Solomon Grimes is a Liberian football defender playing for Cypriot club Nea Salamina. He has earned one cap with the Liberia national football team.

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Saylee Swen is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Athletes from Liberia
Saylee Swen Liberia national football team
Saylee Swen is an Liberian footballer playing currently for LPRC Oilers. He is also a member of the Liberia national football team.

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James Koko Lomell is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Athletes from Liberia
James Koko Lomell PSMS Medan
James Koko Lomell is an Liberian footballer, who currently plays for Persiram Raja Ampat.

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Zah Rahan Krangar is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Athletes from Liberia
Zah Rahan Krangar Persipura Jayapura
Zah Rahan Krangar is an Liberian footballer currently playing for Felda United FC. He is also a member of the Liberia national football team. Made his international debut with a goal away to ...more

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James Zotiah is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Athletes from Liberia
James Zotiah Monrovia Black Star Football Club
James Zotiah is a Liberian footballer playing currently for Black Star. He is also a member of the Liberia national football team. He made his international debut in 2007, Liberia vs. Rwanda.

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Willis Forko is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Athletes from Liberia
Willis Forko F.K. Bodø/Glimt
Willis Forko is a Liberian footballer who is currently a free agent.

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Tonia Tisdell is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Athletes from Liberia
Tonia Tisdell Karşıyaka SK
Tonia Tisdell is a Liberian footballer who plays for Osmanlıspor.

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Omega Roberts is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Athletes from Liberia
Omega Roberts Tiko United
Omega Alamadine Roberts is an Liberian football player who plays for the FK Borac Čačak. He most often plays as a marking central defender, and is occasionally referenced as Robert Omega or ...more

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Johnny Menyongar is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Athletes from Liberia
Johnny Menyongar Rochester Raging Rhinos
Johnny Menyongar is a Liberian footballer who last played for Bengaluru FC in India's I-League.