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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

Illegal Honduran is COVID-19 case #24

BELIZE CITY, Fri. June 26, 2020-- The Director of Health Services (DHS), Dr. Marvin Manzanero, reported today, Friday, that another positive case of COVID-19...

Human trafficking in Belize remains at Tier Two

BELIZE CITY, Mon. June 29, 2020-- As of June, Belize remains a Tier Two country on the U.S. State Department’s Annual Trafficking in Persons...

Doug Singh and Aaron Humes

Ah, I knew one day I’d get to this interview that led to the fall of a UDP favorite. Of course I know that...