FORMER T&T and FIFA football referee Neal Brizan has been appointed by Concacaf as a referee assessor for the Concacaf Caribbean Club Championship, which will take place in the Dominican Republic from May 15-25.
There are concerns in the local football fraternity as to why money from FIFA implemented COVID-19 Relief Fund is not used to pay players, coaches and other staff members.
The Robert Hadad-led normalisation committee has promised to ‘improve on the communication channels between the TTFA and its membership’, after representatives that comprise half of the local football body complained to Fifa about Hadad’s stewardship.
A response from the FIFA appointed Normalisation Committee to the membership of the T&T Football Association is expected on Tuesday, a member of the Board of Directors of the TTFA has said.
A number of national football coaches and players have finally gotten a reason to smile. Some 40 coaches and an unknown amount of players will receive payments of salaries and stipends dating back to April 2020.
COMMISSIONER OF POLICE (CoP) Gary Griffith is predicting the new multi-purpose astroturf at the Police Barracks will be ready for action at the end of this month, before the restrictions on team sports are lifted.
Despite being vilified in contrasting ways, the pair of David John-Williams and William Wallace, both former presidents of the T&T Football Association, are being seen as the ones to steer T&T football to a position of stabilisation, together.
Mike Awai, the former AC Port-of-Spain Business Development Manager has come out in support of FIFA-installed Normalisation Committee chairman Robert Hadad after a 15-page document by the football’s membership on May 1, branded him as incompetent.
THE FIFA-appointed normalisation committee met virtually with the National Football Coaches of T&T (NFCTT) on Monday to address the non-payment of outstanding salaries to technical staff and players.