NORTH East Stars coach Zoran Vranes says he got what he expected against a much stronger W Connection side that celebrated their fourth Pro League Charity Shield with a commanding 7-1 win against the Pro League title holders last Friday at the Ato Boldon Stadium in Couva.
Marcus Joseph scored his second W Connection hat-trick as the Savonetta Boys flexed their muscles with a ruthless 7-1 win over Pro League holders North East Stars to win a fourth Charity Shield last night at the Ato Boldon Stadium.
Jan-Michael Williams’ return between the sticks for the first time after six months due to injury saw the Trinidad and Tobago international make three saves in a penalty shootout as his side, Central FC, held off an exciting Defence Force challenge to retain the Digicel Charity Shield on Friday night at the Ato Boldon Stadium in Couva.
North East Stars head coach Zoran Vranes expects a difficult test for his new team against W Connection when the 2018 Charity Shield contest kicks-off this evening at the Ato Boldon Stadium, Couva from 7 pm.
Two-time reigning Caribbean Football Union Club and Digicel T&T Pro League champions, Central FC will shift focus from its Scotiabank Concacaf Champions League campaign when it faces Defence Force in the domestic season opening Digicel Charity Shield at the Ato Boldon Stadium, Couva from 7pm tonight.
All roads led to the Ato Boldon Stadium in Couva earlier this month as the winners of the Digicel Pro League, Central FC, faced off against the Pro Bowl champions, Trinidad and Tobago Defence Force
Defender Andre Ettienne rewarded his new employers with a match-winning goal on Friday night at the Ato Boldon Stadium as Central FC celebrated a 1-0 win to dethroned three-time holders W Connection to lift the 2015/2016 season opener, Digicel Charity Shield.
“I don’t live under pressure. I’ve been in this game a long time [and] I know what educated and uneducated [spectators] say and i don't live under that pressure,” said Central FC loan-signing and Trinidad and Tobago National Team captain Kenwyne Jones, following what many described a mixed performance by the former England Premier League forward during the Trinidad and Tobago Pro League 2016/17 season curtain-raising Digicel Charity Shield last Friday at the Ato Boldon Stadium in Couva.
Russ Russell says he isn’t overwhelmed by his duties as new head coach of last season’s seven-title-winning Central FC but admitted it’s “a work in progress” at the “Couva Sharks”.