CFU Announces Candidates for Upcoming Elections

ST. JOHN’S, Antigua – Delegates attending the XXXIX Caribbean Football Union Ordinary Congress on July 23, 2016 in Miami, Fl. will vote for an Executive Committee to lead the organization for the next four years.

The CFU president, Mr. Gordon Derrick, will seek another four-year mandate. He is being challenged by Mr. David John-Williams, president of the Trinidad and Tobago Football Association, and Mr. Hillaren Frederick, president of the United States Virgin Islands Football Association.

Mr. Cheney Joseph (Grenada, incumbent) and Mr. Osiris Guzman (Dominican Republic) are vying for the 1st Vice President position.

Mr. Rignaal Francisca (Curacao, incumbent) and Mr. Anton Sealy (Bahamas) are vying for the 2nd Vice President position.

Mr. Fabrice Baly (St. Martin) and Mr. Lyndon Cooper (St. Lucia, incumbent) are vying for the 3rd Vice President position.

Mr. Raymond Anderson (Jamaica), Mr. Richard Dijkhoff (Aruba) and Mr. Hillaren Frederick (USVI) are vying for the 4th Vice President position.

Nine individuals are in the race for the four spots as Executive Committee Member. They are Mr. Bruce Blake (Cayman Islands); Mr. Vernold Coombs (St. Vincent and the Grenadines); Mr. Hillaren Frederick (USVI); Mr. Randolph Harris (Barbados); Mr. Eric Labrador (Puerto Rico); Mr. Alain Mijdt (French Guiana); Mr. Maurice Victoire (Martinique); Ms. Jeaninne Wong Loi Sing (Bonaire); and Mr. Wayne Forde (Guyana).

The XXXIX Ordinary Congress will be held at Sheraton Miami Airport Hotel, Pan Am Ball Room, starting at 9:30 am.