The Fort Lauderdale Strikers defeated the Trinidad and Tobago Olympic team by a score of 2-1 at Fort Lauderdale Stadium on Wednesday afternoon.
Trinidad and Tobago national under-23 football team coach Angus Eve is still enjoying promising results on the field of play as he prepares for this month’s London 2012 Olympic Games qualifiers in the United States.
Second half substitute Trevin Caesar scored a 67th minute equalizer to help Trinidad and Tobago’s Olympic Under 23 team to a 1-1 draw with Jamaica’s U-23s at the Edward Seaga complex on Wednesday night.
Columbus Crew midfielder Kevan George joined the rest of the Trinidad and Tobago Under 23 squad in their live-in training camp in Fort Lauderdale on Tuesday evening and is expected to get his first piece of action when the team takes on Fort Lauderdale Strikers in a training game today (Wednesday) at the home team’s Complex at 4pm.
A 21-man Trinidad and Tobago Under 23 Men’s team will face Jamaica’s Under 23s in a friendly encounter on March 7 at the Edward Seaga Complex from 7pm.
Trinidad and Tobago’s Under 23 men’s team kicked off their Fort Lauderdale training camp with a 4-1 victory over local based club Honduras 5 Stars at Fort Lauderdale Strikers Facility on Sunday evening.
The Trinidad and Tobago national under-23 football team will have to book its place at the London 2012 Olympic Games without the help of star Belgium-based midfielder Khaleem Hyland after the 22-year-old was ruled out by his employer, Racing Genk.
Trinidad and Tobago's Under-23 footballers left Jamaica yesterday headed for Florida, USA for a ten-day camp before travelling to Carson, California for the CONCACAF final round of Olympic Qualifying March 22-April 2.
Olympic players skip senior outing
Several Trinidad and Tobago national under-23 footballers will forego a chance at more senior experience on Wednesday night when the "Soca Warriors" face Antigua and Barbuda at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in North Sound, Antigua.