September 28, 2020

Soccer-Former Caribbean boss Derrick’s ban cut to four years

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From Reuters ZURICH, July 31 (Reuters) – Former Caribbean Football Union (CFU) president Gordon Derrick’s ban from football for ethics violations has been cut from six years to four following an appeal, global soccer body FIFA said on Tuesday. Derrick, also a former general secretary of the Antigua FA, was banned by FIFA’s ethics committee […]

Caribbean official appeals at CAS in FIFA election case

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The Associated Press From The News Observer LAUSANNE, SWITZERLAND – Caribbean soccer leader Gordon Derrick has testified at the Court of Arbitration for Sport to challenge being barred from an election to become a FIFA vice president. CAS said after the appeal hearing Monday that a verdict in Derrick’s case against FIFA is expected early […]

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 […]

CFU brings in penalty shoot outs in group games for its top Cup competition

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By Paul Nicholson From Inside World Football January 19 – With FIFA election candidates lobbying for votes and a flamethrower as entertainment for the assembled, the Caribbean Football Union (CFU) focused on its own football activity at the weekend, for the first time holding a ‘public’ draw ceremony for the 2016 CFU Men’s Caribbean Cup […]

CFU poised to take off again, says Derrick

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IANS From Business Standard Bridgetown (Barbados), May 25 (IANS/CMC) Caribbean Football Union (CFU) president Gordon Derrick believes the organisation has turned the corner and is poised to take off yet again. The governing body was left in disarray following the cash-for-votes scandal three years ago and subsequently underwent a change of leadership and an overall […]