T&T Under-15s squandered a 2-0 half-time lead to fall 2-4 to Guatemala when the Concacaf Boys Under-15 Championship continued at the IMG Academy in Bradenton, Florida, USA on Thursday.
It was a tale of two halves for Trinidad and Tobago, both of which the National Under 15 team will have to put behind them as the competition is continuing at a rapid pace in the Concacaf Boys U15 Championship. The youngsters were down 3-0 in the first 20 minutes of their 70 minute encounter with Costa Rica as action in the tournament got underway at the IMG Academy in Bradenton FL.
CONCACAF'S Director of Development Jason Roberts has said he was left impressed with the level displayed by the four competing teams at the just concluded T&T Football Association Youth Invitational Tournament.
Trinidad and Tobago’s quarterfinal aspirations were extinguished today when they faced Portugal at the IMG Academy in Bradenton FL. The European guest team maintained its fine form in the Concacaf Boys U-15 Championship with a tough 3-0 victory over Stuart Charles-Fevrier’s squad in varying weather conditions.
Trinidad and Tobago’s Under 15 Boys team will face Costa Rica in their opening match at the CONCACAF Under 15 boys Championship at IMG Academy on Sunday.
TTFA Youth Invitational ends on losing note for hosts
T&T scored first but it was the same result on a different day as Mexico finished off the TT Football Association Youth Invitational Tournament with a 4-1 victory over the home team, at the Ato Boldon Stadium in Balmain, Couva, on Sunday.
Head Coach Stuart Charles-Fevrier was very disappointed with the result but pleased with the performance as Trinidad and Tobago was held to a 1-1 draw by Barbados in the Concacaf Boys U-15 Championship.
T&T's Under-15 boys' footballers will face a tough assignment after being grouped with Mexico, Panama and Curacao in Pool A of Division One for the 2019 Concacaf Under-15 Championship from August 4-11 at the IMG Academy campus in Bradenton, Florida, USA.
T&T's Under-17 footballers succumbed to their second defeat in the T&T Football Association’s Youth Invitational Football Tournament at the Hasely Crawford Stadium in Mucurapo Friday night, going down to Venezuela 4-0.