Former national player Clayton Morris, who had been co-ordinating the Futsal programme inside the prisons, denied that he was the one responsible for bringing the food, some of which was turned back by deceased Superintendent Wayne Jackson in July 2018.
The Futsal programme was introduced to the nation’s prison in April 2017 with the assistance of former national footballer Clayton Morris. It seemed to be having a positive impact inside the jails. However, the murder of Prisons Superintendent Wayne Jackson in October 2018 exposed a dark side of the programme. Following investigations, Guardian Media interviewed Prisons Commissioner Gerald Wilson who spoke frankly about Jackson’s murder and the Futsal programme. Here is the first part of his interview with GML’s Lead Editor of the Investigative Desk Mark Bassant.
Court orders First Citizens to release TTFA funds
JUST over two weeks after the High Court issued the TT Football Association's (TTFA) with a garnishee order, the court yesterday gave consent to lawyers representing this country's national Futsal team to receive from TTFA's six frozen accounts at First Citizens Bank, a figure of over $270,000 – about half the sum awarded by the court last December.
TTFA First Vice President Clynt Taylor TTFA’s 1st Vice President (Members Affairs) met with Geoffrey Edwards and Nigel Roberts – President and Vice President of the FUTSAL Association of Trinidad and Tobago (FATT), respectively on Thursday, November 28th, 2019.
Trinidad and Tobago Football Association (TTFA) president David John-Williams has taken his cash-strapped body back to the High Court, as the local football body submitted an appeal today against its TT$544,943 loss to the National Futsal Team players and technical staff on 13 December 2018.
THE FUTSAL Association of TT (FATT) will host a FIFA Futsal Coaching Course and Grassroots Festival, from September 9-13, at the Central Regional Indoor Sport Arena, Saith Park, Chaguanas.
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The Futsal Association of T&T (FATT) is set to host its first National Women's Futsal Tournament on July 7 at the Eastern Regional Indoor Sports Arena in Tacarigua.
High Court orders TTFA pay 2016 team immediately.
FORMER national futsal coach Clayton Morris has expressed relief, after the TT Football Association (TTFA) was yesterday ordered by the High Court to immediately pay representatives of T&T's 2006 futsal team, including Morris, other staff members and 22 players, nearly half a million dollars.