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Soldiers march on

Soldiers march on

Table leaders Barbados Defence Force Sports Programme (BDFSP) continue to maintain their lead in the Digicel-sponsored Barbados Football Association Premier League. They defeated Belfield Soccer Club 3-0 last night at the Wildey, St Michael AstroTurf to earn three points and in so doing moved their tally to 33 ahead of Neighbourhood Care Pharmaceutical Weymouth Wales […]

Former England international dies

Former England international dies

England manager Gareth Southgate says he is “stunned” by the death of former teammate Ugo Ehiogu. Former England defender Ehiogu died at the age of 44 Friday after suffering a cardiac arrest the previous day. Southgate and Ehiogu formed a centre-back pairing for almost ten years at Aston Villa and Middlesbrough, winning the League Cup together at […]

CONCACAF suing Warner, Blazer

CONCACAF suing Warner, Blazer

A federal lawsuit has been filed by the Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) against disgraced officials Jack Warner and Chuck Blazer, court documents have revealed. The governing body is seeking $20 million (£15.6 million/€18.6 million) damages “to redress the harms caused by Warner and Blazer’s fraudulent, unfair and unlawful acts […]

Struggling Argentina sack coach

Struggling Argentina sack coach

Twice World Cup winners Argentina sacked coach Edgardo Bauza Tuesday after a string of poor results in South American qualifying left them struggling to reach the 2018 finals in Russia. Media reports suggest Sevilla’s Argentine coach Jorge Sampaoli, who has never disguised his ambition to take charge of the national team, and steered neighboring Chile to […]

Bartra hurt in explosion

Bartra hurt in explosion

Three explosions hit a bus carrying the Borussia Dortmund football team to their home Champions League quarter-final match against Monaco today. Spain international Marc Bartra was taken to hospital with an injury to his hand, the club said. The team tweeted (in German) that the other players were safe and there was no danger in […]

Arsenal stunned!

Arsenal stunned!

Crystal Palace strengthened their survival bid and dented Arsenal’s top-four hopes with a superb 3-0 win at Selhurst Park tonight. Andros Townsend gave Crystal Palace a 1-0 lead with a close-range finish on 17 minutes, despite Arsenal’s dominance in possession in the first period. The Gunners were second best after the break, and it was […]

Harewood’s havoc

Harewood’s havoc

Four fantastic goals by University of the West Indies (UWI) Blackbirds’ top forward Dario Harewood ensured the defending champions registered their third win of the Digicel-sponsored Barbados Football Association Premier League last night at the Wildey, St Michael AstroTurf. It was a round two game that many expected UWI to win against the newly promoted […]

Franchise football coming to the region

Franchise football coming to the region

Regional football is on the cusp of receiving a major professional boost. The 2017 Islands Cup Open was launched at the Usain Bolt Sports Complex Friday with plans to introduced franchise-type football to the region which will see several of the Caribbean’s greatest players as well as marquee internationals involved. Speaking at the launch, chairman of […]

Bombarded!

Bombarded!

Paradise forward Armando ‘Suga’ Lashley’s hat-trick dumped Barbados Defence Force Sports Programme (BDFSP) from the top of the Digicel Barbados Football Association Premier League standings Sunday night at the Wildey, St Michael AstroTurf.  This was now round two of the premiership and former champions BDFSP were stunned 3-0 compliments of an impressive performance from the Dover […]

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