October 20, 2020

Where are the Caribbean nations at the World Cup?

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By Richard Johnson From SB NATION Trinidadian legend Shaka Hislop sat down for an interview with SB Nation about the future of his game in his home region. NEW YORK — The lion’s share of attention regarding CONCACAF’s immediate future, in this country at least, centers around soccer in North America. Can Mexico finally make […]

FIFA prosecutors want 4-year ban for Caribbean soccer leader

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The Associated Press From Sacramento Bee ZURICH – FIFA ethics prosecutors have asked for Caribbean soccer leader Gordon Derrick to be banned for at least four years for financial offenses. The judging chamber of the FIFA ethics committee says it opened a formal case against Derrick, the Caribbean Football Union president, based on the prosecutors’ […]

Portmore United hunt CFU title after victory against Cayman Islands’ Scholars International

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From Jamaica Observer BAYAMON, Puerto Rico (CMC) — Portmore United launched their bid for the Caribbean Football Union’s Club Championship title after stopping Scholars International of Cayman Islands 2-0, on Tuesday. Kareem Manning struck twice in the first-half to secure the victory for Portmore – the only Jamaica side left in the competition – following […]

Flow and Manchester United team up to deliver the ultimate football experience to Caribbean footballers

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/EINPresswire.com/ — MIAMI, FL–(Marketwired – Feb 27, 2017) – Up-and-coming Caribbean footballers between the ages of 13 and 16 will not be able to contain their excitement, as news breaks that Flow and Manchester United will host The Ultimate Football Experience, a skills-based competition, supported by the Caribbean Football Union. The programme seeks to give […]

Martinique to host CFU Men’s Caribbean Cup

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From Caribbean National Weekly The Caribbean Football Union (CFU) announced Wednesday that Martinique will host the finals of the 2016/2017 Scotiabank CFU Men’s Caribbean Cup scheduled for June 22 to 25. CFU officials also conducted a draw for the semifinals which landed Jamaica-French Guiana and Curacao- Martinique paired to play each other Both on June […]

CFU boss backs FIFA World Cup expansion

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By Neto Baptiste From Antigua Observer President of the Caribbean Football Union (CFU), Gordon Derrick, has welcomed the increase in teams competing in the 2020 World Cup, hoping that the move will open up more opportunities for Caribbean teams to qualify for the World Cup Finals. FIFA voted unanimously, this week, to increase the number […]

Football: Derrick wins CFU presidency and tasked to bring solidarity to Caribbean [Cayman Islands’ Bruce Blake elected to Exec Com]

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By Paul Nicholson From Inside World Football July 25 – The Caribbean Football Union (CFU) has elected Antiguan Gordon Derrick to a second four-year term as president. Derrick fought off a challenge from Trinidad and Tobago president David John-Williams, winning 18 votes to 12. In his manifesto for the next year four years he put […]

The Editor Speaks: Cayman Islands football – where are the changes?

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Bruce Blake is no longer President of the Cayman Islands Football Association (CIFA) but still wields the greatest power. He is Vice-president of the CIFA and this month at the Caribbean Football Union (CFU) XXXIX Ordinary Congress he was elected on to the Executive Committee. Blake supported the disgraced CONCACAF President Jeffrey Webb, he was […]

Cayman Islands U17s committed to CFU success

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From CONCACAF Cayman Islands under-17 national team (pictured) gathers for a team photo prior to a warm-up match in Florida on July 13, 2016. SUNRISE, Florida – Slightly less than a year ago, Cayman Islands youth football took huge steps into unchartered territory by outlasting St. Lucia on penalty kicks, 5-4, after their third place […]

TTFA President a candidate for Caribbean Football Union Head Post

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By MELISSA STANISCLAUS From Power FM Trinidad & Tobago Delegates attending the 39th Caribbean Football Union Ordinary Congress Saturday in Miami, Fl. will vote for an Executive Committee to lead the organization for the next four years. The CFU president, Gordon Derrick, will seek another four-year mandate. He is being challenged by  David John-Williams, president of the Trinidad and […]