TCIFA Appoints First Director of Women’s Football

Yunelsis Rodriguez-Baez, a native of Cuba, is the first Director of Women’s Football in the Turks and Caicos Islands

 

PROVIDENCIALIS, Turks and Caicos Islands (December 3, 2018) – The Turks and Caicos Football Association is hailing the appointment of the country’s first director of women’s football, Yunelsis Rodriguez-Baez, as a pivotal...

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Jamaican match officials’ historic appointment augurs well for the Caribbean

 


FIFA Assistant Referees Princess Brown and Stephanie Yee-Sing are the first match officials from the Caribbean to officiate in a FIFA World Cup Final

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (December 1, 2018) – Assistant FIFA Referees Princess Brown and Stephanie Yee-Sing will propel Jamaica and the Caribbean region into the history books when they officiate...

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Antigua-based University ID Combine poised to deliver scholarships

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ST. JOHN’S, Antigua (November 30, 2018) – If the academic performances align to the football prowess displayed over the course of a three-day University ID Combine, no fewer than one dozen footballers from Antigua and Barbuda could be college bound for the 2019 school year.

Jaymee Highcock, men’s and women’s coach at William Penn University (NAIA...

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CFU boss Harris says Caribbean football on path for revival

The Barbadian was speaking against the background of the “rigorous efforts” to redecorate the tarnished image of Caribbean football on the administrative, transparency and governance sides.

Harris also pointed to the renewed thrust being placed by Concacaf on growth and development initiatives which, he believes, has breathed new life and hope in...

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Jamaican Coach Selected for FIFA Women’s Development Mentorship Programme

Jamaican Level II coach Toni Cowan is the only Caribbean representative amongst 35 women selected for FIFA’s Women’s Football Development Coach Mentorship Programme. The programme began on October 29, 2018 at FIFA’s House of Football in Zurich, Switzerland.

”The new project is designed to support female coaches by enabling them to acquire new...

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Reggae Girlz Defeat Nottingham Forest Ladies

KINGSTON, Jamaica – The Reggae Girlz, Jamaica’s senior women’s football team, secured a 3-0 victory over Nottingham Forest Ladies when both sides met in a friendly at The City Ground in London at the weekend.

The goals scorers were Olufolasade Adamolekun (52nd and 75th) and Shanise Foster (55th).
Just under 4,000 people witnessed the match, which...

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Reggae Girlz to Take on Nottingham Forest Ladies

KINGSTON, Jamaica – Jamaica’s senior women’s football team, the Reggae Girlz, will take on Nottingham Forest Ladies at The City Ground on Sunday, October 28, marking the island team’s first foray into Europe.

The event is part of Nottingham Forest's Diversity and Community Inclusion Agenda and will specifically be a celebration of the Windrush...

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