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 generation and Caribbean family culture, the UK organizers said.

he match, announced in September, comes on the heels of the Reggae Girlz’s historic FIFA World Cup qualifying victory over Panama on October 17, and is likely to add an extra dimension of festivity to the event.

The day will include food, music and other cultural elements. It is supported by Jamaica National, The VOICE newspaper and The Gleaner Group and several other Jamaican and international companies.

Kick-off is 3 pm GMT.