The first game of the new T&T Super League failed to kick off on Saturday afternoon at the Arima Velodrome, Arima between FC Santa Rosa and RSSR FC. Guardian Media Sports understands the RSSR players showed up to the game without identification cards, which are required to be presented to the match commissioner before kickoff.
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The T&T Ascension Super League is set for kick-off on October 20 with 13 teams ready to go at each other, Keith Look Loy, the T&TSL president revealed on Wednesday at a press conference at the Terminix La Horquetta Rangers facility in La Horquetta.
Jameson Rigues, the first vice president of the T&T Super League has given his colleagues on the Board - Keith Look Loy, Eddie Dean, Terry Joseph, Clayton Morris and Colin Murray until today to withdraw a letter accusing him of being tardy, and offer an apology.
The status of the T&T Super League in local football could be on shaky grounds with the recent approval of the Pro League Second Division.
Venezuelans to play for Big Cannons.
Former national defender, now turn coach Shurland David is the new coach of T&T Super League champions FC Santa Rosa. He was unveiled to the media at a press conference at the Arima Town Hall yesterday on a one-year contract, officially replacing Derek King who led the team to the super league title for a second time in 2018, before moving on to HFX Wanderers FC in the Canadian Premier League.
FC Santa Rosa has lost its coach, Shurland David, even before the 2019 season could have been started.
A few weeks ago, there was an interview in the Sunday Guardian where a member of the T&T Football Association (TTFA) general council and former national coach was speaking about the state of football in T&T; more specifically, with reference to the performance of the president of the TTFA David John-Williams, and he was quick to note that he was a friend of his and one of his campaign managers for the 2015 TTFA elections. I suppose he was trying to convince us that the interview ought to be impartial.
Keith Look Loy, president of the T&T Super League (TTSL) has responded to claims by his vice president Jameson Riques in this newspapers that there are plans afoot to remove him from office.
Super League clubs are seeking legal advice regarding their failed petition to have Keith Look Loy, the T&T Super League president, removed as the League's representative on the Board of Directors of the T&T Football Association.