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Blackman’s goal gets the win

A magnificent goal from international forward Nicholas Blackman ensured the Senior Barbados Tridents captured a 1-0 victory over the United States Virgin Islands Dashing Eagles in the Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) Nations League. In the all-important encounter played last night at the Barbados Football Association’s Wildey, St Michael AstroTurf, […]

SLB U19 wins first friendly match in Washington DC

In their first friendly match in Washington DC, the St Leonard Boys’ (SLB) Under 19 Football team defeated the USA based team Future Soccer Club (FSC) 4-2, on Thursday. Held on the grounds of the Woodmore Towne Centre Park in Maryland, the match-up was part of the international Youth Friendlies tournament organised by Reid Sports […]

US women’s soccer team wins its fourth World Cup

The United States beat the Netherlands in the 2019 Women’s World Cup on Sunday 2-0, following a month-long tournament that attracted more attention to the sport — and to social issues surrounding the women’s league — than ever before. The 8th Women’s World Cup, which kicked off on June 7, culminated Sunday evening at Parc […]

St Leonard’s Boys School football champions invited to Washington DC

The St Leonard’s Boys (SLB) Under 19 Football team has been invited to meet scouts in the USA in August. The team, which has dominated secondary school competition over the years was contacted by Justin Reid of Reid Sports and Entertainment, the company hosting the inaugural International Champions Friendlies or ICF. They will be heading […]

Pinelands Youth Soccer Academy receives donation

Pinelands Youth Soccer Academy is kicking off the new year with a boost in resources thanks to a donation of a brand new John Deere ride-on lawn tractor from local real estate company, Island Villas Ltd.  Making the presentation to the team on Saturday morning at the Parkinson Resource Centre, Managing Director of Island Villas, […]

CR7 turns down $315m

The festive period is drawing to a close, but football’s silly season is about to kick off. The European winter transfer window is about to open, heralding 31 days of feverish speculation, bids, counter bids and, finally, deals expected to be worth hundreds of millions of dollars. As is customary, the rumour mill is already […]

New year, new outlook

The completion of Wildey, Astro Turf is always at the top of Barbados Football Association’s (BFA) agenda but President Randy Harris and his board have other plans for the development of football come 2017. It is no secret the association will have a new technical director and national coach next year but in relation to […]

WC stunned

St Michael North-West just edged St Michael West-Central 1-0 thanks to a scorcher scored by striker Nathan Worrell this evening at Passage Road.  With everything still to play for, the National Sports Council and Youth Development Community Under-17 Football Tournament still in its early stages, St Michael North West with top attackers like Kavian Inniss […]

St Joseph demolished

St George North beat St Joseph 5-0, compliments a brace from striker Terrell Hinds, when the two sides met this evening at the Market Hill Ground. The National Sports Council/ Youth Development Programme Community Under-17 match actually became exciting a minute before the break when, St George North pressuring the St Joseph defence, had several […]

‘A life of service’

Former long serving member of the Barbados Football Association (BFA), Keith Jolla Barrow, was remembered as a man who lived a life of service. During a thanksgiving service held Thursday morning at the Cathedral Church of St Michael And All Angels, Barrow’s family was joined by Minister of Tourism Richard Sealy, Minister of Education Ronald Jones, […]

East folds to West in Christ Church derby

Christ Church West (CCW) recorded their first win of the National Sports Council and Youth Development Programme Community Under-17 Football Tournament. Tuesday afternoon at Briar Hall Ground, CCW defeated Christ Church East (CCE) 3-0 with a goal coming as early as ten minutes into the game compliments Tremaine Straker. Straker capitalized on a perfect goal scoring […]

Regents establish Hall of Fame

A total of 50 pioneer members from Regents and Pinelands football clubs will be honoured this coming weekend for their invaluable contribution to the sport both locally and regionally. Coordinator and former parliamentarian Hamilton Lashley said there will be three days of festivities planned at the Parkinson Resource Centre. Commencing Friday, December 23, the induction […]

Suarez agrees to new Barca deal

Barcelona have confirmed that Luis Suarez will sign a contract extension on Friday that will keep him at the Nou Camp until 2021. The striker joined Barcelona in 2014 from Liverpool and has won two La Liga titles, two Copa del Reys and a Champions League with Luis Enrique’s side. Now the club have announced […]

SJPP champs

Rashad Crichlow’s match winning goal propelled Samuel Jackman Prescod Polytechnic (SJPP) to top honours, denying first time finalists Barbados Vocational Training Board (BVTB), during the Coca Cola sponsored Barbados Secondary Schools Football Knockout final. Both teams produced impressive performances earlier this season to earn places in the final played this evening at the Usain Bolt […]

Chelsea go six points clear

Chelsea moved six points clear at the top of the Premier League as Cesc Fabregas’ first-half goal beat a stubborn Sunderland at the Stadium of Light. Fabregas steered into the far corner from the edge of the box as the Blues recorded a 10th consecutive league victory. Sunderland keeper Jordan Pickford saved from former Black […]

Barcelona back to winning ways

More than a month since last tasting victory in La Liga, Barcelona finally ended its winless run with a comfortable three points over struggling Osasuna. Luis Suarez broke the home side’s resistance 15 minutes into the second half, before Lionel Messi hit a late double to add gloss to the scoreline. “We have been patient […]

Champions League final 16

Here’s a look at which teams have progressed, and who they could face. From Group A, Arsenal with PSG runners up; Group B, Napoli with Benfica taking the second spot; Group C, sees Barcelona go through on top honours with Manchester City to follow; Group D, Atletico Madrid took the top spot Bayern Munich is […]