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U-17 Girlz tackle Bermuda in CFU qualifiers

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Jamaica's Under-17 Women's team will begin the defence of their Caribbean Football Union (CFU) Championship title when they tackle Bermuda in a Group F contest, the first game of a double-header at the famous Stade Sylvio Cator Stadium in the Haitian capital... Read More

CB Group UWI 5K to honour Asafa Powell
It's a fairly long way from barrelling down the tracks of the world, and an even longer way from tinkering with cars and harbouring mechanic dreams in the hills of St Catherine.... Read More

Grandison finds delight in leading Portmore's dream start
Last season's losing Red Stripe Premier League finalists Portmore United have gotten off to flying start to the 2017-2018 season with three wins and a draw for 10 points from four games. ... Read More

JFF boss says chase still on for Leon Bailey
Since the start of the 2017-2018 European club football season, one of the most-talked-about young players has been Bayer Leverkusen winger, Jamaican-born Leon Bailey.... Read More

Rusea's face bubbly Browns Town in crucial clash

Wednesday, October, 18 2017    

DRAX HALL, St Ann — Former champions Rusea's High will have their backs against the wall today as they travel to Drax Hall to face Brown's Town High trailing 0-1 in their ISSA/FLOW daCosta Cup return-leg second-round game, set to start at 3:00 pm. Read More

George's clip Jago

Wednesday, October, 18 2017    

St George's College (STGC) laboured to a 1-0 win over St Jago High, while St Catherine High clipped Hydel High 2-0 in first-leg second-round action of the ISSA/FLOW Manning Cup yesterday at Spanish Town Prison Oval. Read More

Adamolekun sticking to her Jamaican roots

Wednesday, October, 18 2017    

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Although Olufolasade Adamolekun could have represented Nigeria or the United States, the highly rated attacker has chosen Jamaica's Under-17 Women's team instead. Read More

Sandals, Cavalier in 1-1 deadlock

Tuesday, October, 17 2017    

FROME, Westmoreland — Neither Sandals South Coast's Head Coach Aaron Lawrence nor his opposite number Rudolph Speid of Cavalier SC was happy with sharing the points in the battle of the promoted teams that ended 1-1 at Frome Sports Club. Read More

Portmore whip 10-man Waterhouse in RSPL

Tuesday, October, 17 2017    

Waterhouse FC 0Portmore United 5E Grandison (58th, 77th)J East (82nd, 86th)R Morris (71st)  Read More

As good as gold, next the search for diamonds

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter cowans@jamaicaobserver.com | Tuesday, October, 17 2017    

The talented American filly Choo Choo Blue continued her impressive vein of form ahead of the ultra-rich Diamond Mile event in early December as she toppled rivals in an explosive 45th running of the Gold Cup on yesterday's 10-race Heroes' Day card at Caymanas Park. Read More

We can defend our title, says Coach Cowan

Tuesday, October, 17 2017    

MIAMI, United States — Toni Cowan, assistant coach of Jamaica's Under-17 Women's team, believes the young Reggae Girlz have what it takes to defend their title at the Caribbean Football Union (CFU) Championship, currently under way in Portau- Prince, Haiti. Read More

Coley wants revision of new schoolboy football format

Tuesday, October, 17 2017    

The new format of the Inter-Secondary Schools Sports Association (ISSA)/FLOW knockout round has confused and bemused some coaches, fans and others associated with the island's top schoolboy football competition. Read More

Port Antonio slip 1-2 to Lennon

Tuesday, October, 17 2017    

Lennon High, with a brace from Kwesi Watts, clipped hosts Port Antonio High to gain a valuable first-leg edge in the second round of the ISSA/FLOW daCosta Cup game at Lynch Park on Saturday. Read More

Lennon seek to build on advantage

Tuesday, October, 17 2017    

Ben Francis Cup Knockout holders Lennon High will seek to join nine other schools in the quarter-final stage of the ISSA/FLOW daCosta Cup schoolboy football competition when they take a 2-1 lead into today's lone second-round return-leg game against Port Antonio... Read More

Jovaine Bell — Bridgeport High

Tuesday, October, 17 2017    

When did you start playing football?I recently started playing football while at Belmont Park Primary. What team did you play against in your first Manning Cup match?I played my first Manning Cup game against Hydel. Read More



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