T&T U-20 Soca Princesses suffered a tough 4-0 defeat to a men’s U-15 squad yesterday, at the Ato Boldon Stadium, Couva, in a practice match organized to aid both teams with preparations for their respective upcoming tournaments.
National Under-17 striker, Jo-Marie Lewis was given the nod to join the Under-20 women’s team, as 27 players, 14-local based and 13 foreign based, entered a live-in camp yesterday. The camp is in preparation for the Concacaf U-20 Women’s World Cup Qualifying Tournament to be held in Guatemala from January 19 to 30 in which T&T has been drawn in the ‘Group of Death’ alongside USA, Mexico and Jamaica. The nine-day camp will break for Christmas on December 23 and resumefour days later.
Trinidad and Tobago’s National Under 20 Women’s Team will square off a second time with Jamaica and also do battle with USA and Mexico in the Concacaf Final Round of qualification for the 2010 FIFA Under 20 Women’s World Cup in Germany.
The Georgian Court University soccer team has made great strides over the past four years to compete with the best of the NCAA Division II East Region. On November 18th, two of its players launched a new chapter in Lions' soccer as they played in the Caribbean Football Union Leg of World Cup Qualifers in Trinidad.
Under-20 women’s football captain, Mariah Shade, will be not fit enough to lead her team when called upon following a 43rd minute injury which led to her substitution in the Caribbean Football Union (CFU) finals against Jamaica at the Marvin Lee Stadium on Sunday night.
Marlon Charles, assistant coach of the Trinidad and Tobago women’s football team, is encouraged by the performances of the squad at the recent Caribbean Football Union (CFU) Under-20 Women’s Final Round Qualifiers, at the Marvin Lee Stadium in Macoya.
Jamaica and regional rivals Trinidad & Tobago played to a 1-1 draw in their top-of-the-table CFU Under-20 Final Round World Cup qualifying tournament game at the Marvin Lee stadium here yesterday.
Jamal Shabazz, coach of the national Under-20 women’s football team, has described his team’s Concacaf Under-20 Final Round grouping as the “Group of Death.”
In the opening match of today’s doubleheader at 4 p.m., Cuba meet St Kitts-Nevis for third spot and also the third Caribbean qualifying spot for January’s CONCACAF Final Round competition in Guatemala.