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Nov 18 – Women’s Football Day

Nov 18 – Women’s Football Day

The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) last weekend announced that its third annual Women’s Football Day will be celebrated on Saturday, November 18, 2017. Building on the success of the second women’s day held in 2016, in which all 41 Member Associations within the Confederation united to shine a spotlight […]

Referees complete intensive course

Referees complete intensive course

The newly revamped Barbados Football Association referees’ recruitment course has produced 11 participants who graduated yesterday at the official closing ceremony held at the BFA’s Wildey, St Michael headquarters. During his address, general secretary of the BFA Edwyn Wood told the referees this line of work was not for the timid and they must be […]

A star is born

A star is born

Teenage striker Dishon ‘Eto’ Howell struck a brace for Barbados as the senior men’s team came from behind to register a thrilling 3-2 victory this past weekend against hosts Bermuda. The 16-year-old St Leonard’s schoolboy who recently had a three-week stint with Manchester City Football Club said on arrival with the team last night at […]

Clubs say no to UWI offer

Clubs say no to UWI offer

University of the West Indies Blackbirds football team’s desire to play in familiar territory at the Usain Bolt Sports Complex is being viewed as a disadvantage to many of the teams in the Barbados Football Association Women’s League.  This all came to light when correspondence between the BFA and UWI revealed that the teams including […]

Combermere beat up on Parkinson

Combermere beat up on Parkinson

Combermere’s football team scored their fourth straight win of the Coca-Cola sponsored Barbados Secondary Schools Football League this afternoon against hosts Parkinson Memorial. Having drawn 2-2 against Coleridge and Parry on Monday, defeated Daryll Jordan 2-0 and trounced Graydon Sealy 5-1, Combermere were able to take care of business emphatically with an 11-0 result this […]

NSC win the big clash

NSC win the big clash

National Sports Council moved three points clear at the top of the Women’s Premier League with a comfortable 3-1 victory over archrivals Mavericks last night at the Wildey, St Michael AstroTurf. Mavericks’ boss Thomas Jordan made four changes to the side that mauled newcomers Crane and Equipment Ellerton – who are finding life in the […]

Ellerton drowned in goals

Ellerton drowned in goals

Mavericks remained on the heels of defending champions and leaders National Sports Council with a 12-0 thumping of Crane and Equipment Ellerton when the Women’s Premier League continued last night. Playing in the first match of a tripleheader at the Wildey, St Michael AstroTurf, Mavericks were looking to maintain their unbeaten run and claim a […]

Technique ladies overcome Ellerton

Technique ladies overcome Ellerton

Technique secured their first set of points in the 2017 Women’s Premier League last night with a hard-fought 3-1 victory over bottom-placed Ellerton at the Wildey, St Michael AstroTurf. Prior to kick off both teams sat at the bottom of the standings having lost their opening fixtures and with a negative goal difference separating the […]

New goal post

New goal post

The fall from grace of Trinidadian Austin ‘Jack’ Warner, Caymanian Jeffrey Webb and now Antiguan Gordon Derrick has cast a pall over the integrity of football administrators in the region. But Barbados Football Association president and acting president of the Caribbean Football Union (CFU), Randolph Harris, is on a mission to restore the respect and […]