Former Trinidad and Tobago Youth World Cup goalkeeper Glenroy Samuel was in remarkable form on Tuesday night with three saves in a penalty shootout to send Ma Pau Stars into the quarter-finals of the 2016 First Citizens Cup.
First Citizens Cup
The champions of this season’s First Citizens Cup can walk away with a maximum of TT$125,000 – twenty-five thousand more than previous editions – due to a new prize money scheme installed by Trinidad and Tobago professional league’s governing body, the TT Pro League.
Kevin Woodley got a second-half hat trick as debutants Club Sando earned the first semifinal spot in this year’s First Citizens Cup with a 3-1 defeat of St Ann’s Rangers at the Mahaica Oval in Point Fortin, yesterday.
Jomal’s winner and assist steer Savonetta Boys to First Citizens Cup glory after 7 years; Club Sando takes third as captain Anthony Parris shines on emotional farewell.
TWO-TIME champions Morvant Caledonia United have issued a rallying cry for home support, and not just for today’s First Citizens Cup 2015 quarter-final clash with Defence Force from 4 pm at the Hasely Crawford Stadium.
Morvant Caledonia United and Club Sando bow out at semis stage despite brave efforts
Willis Plaza scored on either side of the break, taking his First Citizens Cup (FCC) 2015 tally to five goals, while steering two-time defending champions Central FC to a 4-0 triumph over tournament debutants Club Sando and a place in next Friday’s final against Couva-rivals W Connection.
W Connection captain and utility player Alvin Jones believes it’s time the six-time champions lift the First Citizens Cup (FCC) again.
Central outlasts Police on P/kicks and Cale’ edge Army to set semi-final dates with Sando and Connection, respectively
Twenty-five open play goals were tallied by the end of the quarter-final round tonight (Sunday) in the 2015 First Citizens Cup which also included two qualifier matches this season, while setting up interesting semi-final round clashes for Friday.
In an on-going effort to assist players in their personal development, the TT Pro League will be hosting its first Player Development Seminar for the 2015/16 Season entitled "Managing Your Finance".