Dennis Lawrence, unknown to many, had walked in the shoes of those considered not good enough for the game.
National Youth League
DEFENDING champions SKHY FC made a rousing start to their 2017 campaign when they drubbed Edinburgh 500 Football Academy 10-0 in their Carapichaima Youth Football Super League Under 15 opener.
Over 100 youngsters participated in the age group football tournament hosted and sponsored by the Unit Trust Corporation (UTC) at the Mount St. Benedict Football Field on Saturday. Partnering with UTC on the initiative was the IQ Academy which is based at the same venue. This year marked the 2nd edition of this venture and UTC decided to have an age group tournament as opposed to the football clinic.
THE 17th annual Carapichaima Youth Football League kicked off on Saturday last with action in the Under- 9, Under-11 and Under-13 age groups.
TRENDSETTER HAWKS won the Under- 8, Under-10 and Under-12 age groups on Sunday, as the 2016 Waterloo Institute of Soccer Players (WISP) Annual Football Fiesta took place at the Waterloo Secondary School Ground.
Hundreds of young budding footballers took part in the Second Annual Maylee Attin-Johnson 3v3 Football Tournament which was supported by the bmobile Foundation recently at the Hasely Crawford Stadium, Mucurapo.
Two teams, Goodwood Tigers and Greenhill Bagatelle FC – walked away with the lion’s share of awards at stake in their respective divisions at the prize distribution function of the 2016 RBC Royal Bank West Penn Community Youth Football League on August 20 at the Diego Martin North Secondary School.
The Trendsetter Hawks Football Academy wll be hosting a first ever reunion, entitled “A gathering of Friends and Family” at the Newtown Playboyz pan yard in Woodbrook tomorrow.
North East Stars Football Club hosted its annual Youth Awards and Appreciation Dinner on Saturday at the National Flours Mills conference hall, Wrightson Road, Port of Spain.