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The Blacks bought the bullshit – about Sam Cooke

BELIZE CITY, Wed. Apr. 22, 2020-- Well, not really. At least, enough of them did; as well as some voices in the media, especially...

Early professionalism in Belize football

BELIZE CITY, Sun. May 10, 2020-- We’ve recently chronicled some highlights on the road to the inception of the first semi-professional football league in...

Remember the MCC Sports Spectacular of Monday, March 10, 1980?

Ed. NOTE: The following is an excerpt from the publisher’s column of the AMANDALA issue dated Friday, March 14, 1980.) The Sports Council Spectacular of...

Memorable goals – when Negro scorched Bom, and Francis to Francis

BELIZE CITY, Mon. May 11, 2020-- Thanks to Lewis “Buck” Belisle, Jr., who we cousins call Lee Buck, we finally got the legal first...

Football Flashback 6 – Updating players list for 1970s

BELIZE CITY, Mon. May 11, 2020-- Our population couldn’t have grown that fast, so we suspect it had to do with the heavy turnover...

Our own Football Hall of Fame

BELIZE CITY, Wed. May 6, 2020-- The Football Federation of Belize (FFB), under Technical Director Philip Marin, with assistance from Georgia Football Technical Director...

Belize football, towards a “National Playing Style”

BELIZE CITY, Mon. Apr. 4, 2020-- For the past couple years, under its President, Sergio Chuc, the Football Federation of Belize (FFB) has embarked...

Football Flashback 5: a few more names and corrections

BELIZE CITY, Mon. May 4, 2020-- We’re near to completing our lists of First Division/Senior football players over the past decades, but we keep...

Semi-pro rumblings; some ideas at the time

BELIZE CITY, Tues. Apr. 28, 2020-- Below is a verbatim copy of a script of ideas formulated inside the Milpros camp, that were instrumental...

Football Flashback 4: down memory lane with a few more names

BELIZE CITY, Wed. Apr. 29, 2020-- We’re still having fun pulling out some names of players we haven’t seen or heard from in a...

Must Read

Double murder in Hopkins

HOPKINS, Stann Creek District, Fri. May 22, 2020-- At about 9:30 this morning, two men were found dead on a farm on the Hopkins...

Compol Chester Williams talks to San Victor and Santa Cruz villagers

SAN VICTOR, Orange Walk District, Fri. May 22, 2020-- After getting several reports that villagers of San Victor and Santa Cruz, located in the...

Pain in silence

In honor of my dad and uncles (sons of Nora Parham) — we love you! As a little girl growing up, I always wanted to...