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Talking football – Part 4

Talking football – Part 4

BELIZE CITY–We continue to highlight excerpts from a “1962 Souvenir Programme” provided to us by Mr. Phillip S. Hall, who was then Secretary of the Belize Football Association. (continued from Amandala of Sun. Oct. 12, 2014) [...]

Looking ahead to November 4

Looking ahead to November 4

BELIZE CITY–Belize’s National U-17 squad began training this past weekend, after postponement the previous weekend due to rains. We print the below reports to make our fans aware of the level of competition our boys can [...]

Belize Jaguars exit Central American Cup with heads held high

Belize Jaguars exit Central American Cup with heads held high

BELIZE CITY–Belizean fans who knew better, and were aware of the huge handicap in training and preparation that the Belize National “A” Team faced going into the Central American Cup 2014, could not realistically set their [...]

Sagitun of Independence wins FFB President’s Cup 2014

Sagitun of Independence wins FFB President’s Cup 2014

BELIZE CITY–Game 2 of the home-and-away championship series for the FFB President’s Cup 2014 was a 3-3 draw on Saturday night in Independence, giving home standing Sagitun the aggregate 6-5 victory, as they had taken Game [...]

Rained out FFB Women President’s Cup resumes September 27-28

Rained out FFB Women President’s Cup resumes September 27-28

BELIZE CITY–Due to weather conditions, no games were played over the past weekend in the FFB Women President’s Cup 2014 tournament. The competition breaks for the Independence weekend, and the matches postponed from yesterday, September 13, [...]

Belize Jaguars return home after disappointing outing

Belize Jaguars return home after disappointing outing

LADYVILLE–After playing three valiant, but unsuccessful matches at this year’s UNCAF Nations Cup tournament, which is being held this month in the United States, the Men’s National “A” Football Selection, known as the Belize Jaguars, returned [...]

Is FFB “going rogue” again?

Is FFB “going rogue” again?

BELIZE CITY–The jury is still out, so to speak, on the Ruperto Vicente led FFB administration. There was no great fan-fare with the recent National “A” Team’s preparation for the UNCAF Central American Cup tournament. With [...]

Mugger Day football games at St. Martin’s Field on Sunday

Mugger Day football games at St. Martin’s Field on Sunday

BELIZE CITY–Vincent “Winty J” Johnson informed us today that two friendly football games are being planned in connection with the 2nd Annual Mugger Day, which is again hosted by a living legend himself, Nelson “the Roo” [...]

Lily White “Back to School”

Lily White “Back to School”

BELIZE CITY–Primary schools across the city and country opened today, and there were some happy kids who received their school bags, books, pencils, etc. from their parents or from some kind souls helping out those in [...]

Belize Jaguars head to the US for Nations Cup

Belize Jaguars head to the US for Nations Cup

LADYVILLE–Notwithstanding their traditional hurdles in terms of preparation and financing, the National Men’s Football “A” Selection, affectionately known as the Belize Jaguars, left the country today to partake in the Nations Cup tournament which kicks off [...]