Trustee for the Trinidad and Tobago Football Association (TTFA), Maria Daniel, revealed to creditors that the local football body has received 291 financial claims amounting to roughly TT$90.7m. But to settle its debts, the TTFA has ‘an approved financial arrangement’ of US$3m (TT$20.1m) —minus a ‘supervisory levy’ of TT$1.005m.
FORMER FIFA vice president and government minister Jack Warner’s fight against his extradition to the US to face a barrage of fraud-related charges has reached the Privy Council.
I am certain that many of you will agree that It’s great to see local football being played once again. Over the last two years, we had to be content watching the English Premier League, La Liga, Serie A, etc on our television sets and not knowing when T&T’s clubs could take the field again to compete was disconcerting.
Former FIFA vice president and T&T Football Association Special Advisor Austin Jack Warner and former TTFA General Secretary, Sheldon Phillips head the list of 289 creditors who have made claims of TT$84.5 million (US$13.5 million) owed to them by the TTFA.
It really doesn’t matter whether or not the figure of 10,000 given as the attendance for last Tuesday’s game at the Hasely Crawford Stadium is reasonably accurate.
President of the Veteran Footballers Foundation of Trinidad and Tobago (VFOTT) Selby Browne wants to be the next president of the Trinidad and Tobago Football Association.
THE EDITOR: A recent newspaper ad addressed to all creditors of the T&T Football Association (TTFA) is somewhat befuddling to me as a qualified accountant with over six decades of work experience.
Former national player and T&T head coach Dennis Lawrence has won a multi-million-dollar High Court judgment against the T&T Football Association (TTFA) which fired him on December 15, 2019. The judgment was issued on March 7 after Lawrence’s former employers failed to file a defence in the matter.
BY the first week of May, the FIFA-appointed normalisation committee of the T&T Football Association (TTFA) is expected to present to the High Court for approval of its proposal to liquidate the football body’s massive debt.