December 8, 2019

Tri-nation football for Barbados

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By George Alleyne From Caribbean Life Wiser now from their mistakes that placed them in the bottom rung of the regional football competition, Barbados Tridents are gearing for the future by hosting a European and a fellow Caribbean team this month. Between Jan. 21 and 29, Barbados will be home to world-rated Serbia and St. […]

U.S. District Court orders Florida based media company to pay more than $6.5 million in restitution to various Concacaf member associations

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From Concacaf US Imagina, LLC Pleads Guilty to Defrauding Football Federations Miami (Tuesday, July 10, 2018) – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (Concacaf) announced that earlier today the Honorable Pamela K. Chen, United States District Judge for the Eastern District of New York, sentenced U.S.-based media company, US Imagina, LLC, […]

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 […]

Portmore to host FLOW CONCACAF Caribbean Club Championship tourney

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From Jamaica Observer THOMAS… it is very important, because it is another platform where we can showcase our talent and it is also another chance to win a trophy (Photo: Observer file) Freshly minted Red Stripe Premier League champions Portmore United will host the FLOW CONCACAF Caribbean Club Championship (FCCCC) four-team tournament at Anthony Spaulding […]

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’ […]

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 […]

Did TTFA president talk to FIFA president on Caribbean Football Union’s threat to break away from CONCACAF

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From Power 102fm Trinidad and Tobago Football Association President David John-Williams officially met with the  President of FIFA, Gianni Infantino yesterday at the FIFA Headquarters in Zurich, Switzerland, this as a consequence of John-Williams’s nomination by FIFA last week to the FIFA’s Players’ Status Committee for the period 2017-2021. A TTFA communique on yesterday’s meeting said […]

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 […]

Panama named host for 2017 CONCACAF Under-17 Championship

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Twelve teams to compete for regional championship and four available spots in the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 Miami, FL (Monday, July 25, 2016) – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) today announced that Panama will host the 2017 CONCACAF Under-17 Championship, scheduled for April 21 to May 7, […]

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 […]