Newcomers to the Premier Division of the Secondary Schools Football League (SSFL) Valencia Secondary received a baptism of fire in its opening match yesterday at the Marvin Lee Stadium in Macoya, going down 0-3 to an experienced and well-oiled machine in San Juan North Secondary in the first game of a doubleheader.
Secondary Schools - Boys
In what appeared to be an enthusiastic opening for the secondary schools 2018 season, the news of scholarships must be great for the ears of parents who are hoping that the football talent of their children will get them to the USA to play football and get an education in exchange.
It will be a bumper season in the Secondary Schools Football League this year, president William Wallace has said, and members of the Credentials Committee of the SSFL are working around the clock to ensure that this happens.
THE SECONDARY Schools Football League (SSFL) has announced a partnership with United States-based group Global Premier Soccer (GPS), which will benefit both SSFL players and coaches.
TWELVE-year-old Queen’s Royal College (QRC) student and Queen’s Park Academy player Addae Paponette made good use of a rare opportunity over the course of the school holidays when he engaged in trials with Manchester United, Preston North End and other football clubs in England.
110 schools kicks off SSFL 2018
Newly promoted Valencia Secondary and perennial title-contenders San Juan North Secondary will kick off the 2018 season of the 15-team Shell/First Citizens Secondary Schools Football League (SSFL) in the opening match of a double-header at the Marvin Lee Stadium, Macoya from 3.30pm today.
Director of Football at North East Stars Mike Awai has come under fire for his views which were reported in this newspaper that school football is killing player-development in T&T.
Arguably T&T's most exciting and relentless football league, the Secondary Schools Football League (SSFL), kicks off this afternoon with a doubleheader at the Marvin Lee Stadium in Macoyea. The SSFL, formerly known as the Colleges Football League, is not only anticipated by players, coaches, teachers and parents, but also by a wide cross-section of past pupils of the various schools.
Michael Awai, the Director of Football at the T&T Pro League campaigners North East Stars, is calling for the Coca-Cola-sponsored National InterCol Schoolboys Football League to be changed from its present form.