November 12, 2019

A Champions League primer ahead of Atlanta United’s debut

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By Doug Robertson from The Atlanta Journal Constitution In less than a week, Atlanta United will make its debut in the CONCACAF Champions League when it plays Herediano in Costa Rica on Feb. 21. Here is a Q&A about the tournament to help those not familiar with the event understand its importance: Q. Why is […]

Beckham’s Miami franchise move closer to stadium approval after referendum win

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By: Nick Friend From SportsPro media Plans for Inter Miami 73-acre complex still requires approval from city commissioners Internacional de Fútbol Miami, owned by English soccer icon David Beckham, has cleared a major hurdle in its efforts to secure land to build a stadium for Miami’s new Major League Soccer (MLS) expansion franchise. The US$1 […]

Scotiabank CONCACAF Champions League Qualified Clubs

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From CONCACAF Monday, January 8, 2017 – U.S. Soccer has submitted to CONCACAF language clarifying the procedures previously submitted for qualification of the U.S.-based clubs for the 2019 Scotiabank CONCACAF Champions League. Per the clarification, the position designated to the 2017 MLS Cup champion will be awarded to the U.S.-based team not already qualified with […]

Cayman Islands’ Ebanks targets next step

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From CONCACAF SUNRISE, Florida – Scoring goals on a consistent basis is arguably the most difficult facet of football. For nearly every club on the planet, finding and acquiring that specific kind of talent is equally as challenging That is why the Cayman Islands’ Jonah Ebanks was delighted to take part in the three-day Major […]

CONCACAF teams up with Major League Soccer for Caribbean Combine

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Miami (Monday, January 8, 2018) – The Confederation of North, Central American and the Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) and Major League Soccer have teamed up for this week’s 2018 MLS Caribbean Combine, which will take place from tomorrow, January 9-11 at the Sawgrass Hotel and Suites Sports Complex outside Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Twenty-three players from […]

A record-breaking home sale in the Cayman Islands

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From Caribbean Journal The sale of a single-family home on Grand Cayman’s Seven Mile Beach has broken the record for highest sales price in the Cayman Islands. The beachfront Coconut Walk Estate on Seven Mile Beach sold for $12.5 million, according to Kim Lund of RE/MAX Cayman Islands, who sold the home. The seven-bedroom, 6.5-bathroom, […]

CONCACAF Q&A: Junior Flemmings (New York Red Bulls II)

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Junior Flemmings is a talented attacker, who has represented Jamaica at the under-17, under-20 and under-23 levels. The 21-year-old scored seven goals in 23 games last year for New York Red Bulls II, before suffering left medial meniscus injury that ended his season. In 2017, he has netted once in six appearances. Flemmings spoke to […]

Dynamo Youth Programs return from successful Cayman Islands trip

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By Ben Crook From Houston Dynamo More than 80 players participated in Dynamo Youth Programs camp hosted with Sunset FC Houston Dynamo Youth Programs finished up its busy summer with an recent trip to the Cayman Islands to hold a week-long camp for players ages 5-18. The camp was formed through the newly-created partnership with […]

David Beckham ‘living a dream’ with MLS franchise in Miami

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From BBC Former England captain David Beckham said he is “living a dream” as he outlined his plans for a new Miami-based Major League Soccer franchise. The 38-year-old, who retired as a player last May, wants to recruit some of “the best players” to help make the club “loved by millions”.     He said […]

CIREBA Names Agent of the Year

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Cayman Island Real Estate Brokers Association (CIREBA) named the 2013 CIREBA Agent of the Year at their Annual Christmas Celebration. Ms. Patty Nugent from Cayman Islands Sotheby’s International Realty was the recipient of the prestigious honor. Patty has a strong background in construction management and project development, as well as nearly 20 years of sales […]