By virtue of having qualified for the Hexagonal Round of the FIFA World Cup Qualifiers Russia 2018, Trinidad and Tobago along with Costa Rica, Honduras, Mexico, Panama, and the United States have earned the right to be seeded directly into League A, and therefore will not participate in Nations League Qualifying.
The Trinidad and Tobago Football Association today announced 17 players that have commenced training at the Ato Boldon Stadium in preparation for the two upcoming friendlies away to Guadeloupe on March 20th and Martinique on March 23rd.
The Trinidad and Tobago Football Association has secured two international friendlies for the Men’s National Senior Team away to Guadeloupe and Martinique during the FIFA International Window in March of this year.
The legacy of “Spider-Man”:
“The way [David] De Gea reacted to Luis Muriel’s header was almost like Spider-Man,” the BT Sport presenter said at the halftime interval of Sevilla’s Champions League clash with Manchester United last Wednesday. The Spaniard was in fine form, making several impressive saves to deny a dangerous-looking host team and the commentary team was effusive in their praise.
Dennis Lawrence, T&T senior men's national football coach used the forum of the 2017 Secondary Schools Football League awards function on Friday to share his - Three D approach - to life with over two hundred students at the Couva/Point Lisas Chamber of Commerce. He told them that he was sharing with them an approach that has brought him many successes as an individual, a player and a coach.
“I feel like a total failure!”
“I does watch myself in the mirror every day,” former T&T national youth and senior team midfielder Jean-Luc Rochford confessed. “[I ask myself] how you come from being a national player, from scoring in a World Cup, from creating history, to being somebody who cyah even play the game they love? I feel like a total failure.”
The belief of using sport for social change has never been more popular in the world than it’s today.
Former Manchester United striker Dwight Yorke was served legal documents before his Seas the Moment fete in Tobago on Saturday, as current Chutney Soca Monarch Neval Chatelal has sued him in an effort to recover $250,000 which was lent to Yorke last year.
It was perhaps the most significant occurrence in Concacaf in 2017, definitely one of the shocking events in world football and the Road to Russia qualifying campaign and certainly a historical highlight in local footballing history.