Take That and Cool It defeated Boys Town 3-2 in extra time on Saturday to edge a hard fought final in the Caribbean Welders Fishing Pond Football League and pocket the $30,000 first prize. Boys Town had to ‘cool it’ with second place and $7,000 while 2015 winners G Madrid edged Dream Team on penalties in the battle for third place.
CROWN TRACE Football Club, a beacon of light in the community of Enterprise, Chaguanas, is seeking the assistance of kind-hearted citizens in their drive to raise $100,000 towards the purchase of a team bus.
Boys Town are one win away from winning the Caribbean Welders Fishing Pond 9-a-side Football League and pocketing $30,000. Two months ago, however, one loss would have seen them miss out from even qualifying for the knockout stage of the tournament. But after six straight defeats to start the season, Boys Town have reeled off eight consecutive victories and seemingly can do no wrong even when they do everything wrong.
Darryl Smith, Minister of Sport and Youth Affairs, will be joined by Maxie Cuffie, Member of Parliament for La Horquetta/Talparo, at the finals of the constituency’s Football League which kicks off at 3.30 p.m. tomorrow at the newly-refurbished Brazil Recreation Ground.
Take That and Cool It put their past demons to rest on Saturday with a battling 1-0 victory over Coca All-Stars that ended a three year rut which saw them eliminated at the quarter-final stage of the Caribbean Welders Fishing Pond League ‘Big 8’ each time.
FORMER CHAMPIONS Boys Town will tackle Take That and Cool It tomorrow in what is expected to be one of the most intriguing finals of the Caribbean Welders Fishing Pond Football League at 3 pm. The third place play-off will precede the final with Dream Team meeting 2015 winners G Madrid at 1 pm.
Dream Team stormed into the semi-finals of the Caribbean Welders Fishing Pond Football League last weekend with a 6-1 hammering of North Oropouche at the Fishing Pond Recreation Ground. The 2013 winners were expected to be tested in what was billed as a tricky encounter but instead hit their opponents for six.
GRANDE PRAISE will defend their Churches Football League Knockout title on November 26, at the Larry Gomes Stadium in Arima. The 2015 winners will battle Church on the Rock in the final, starting at 3 pm.
The ‘Big 8’ of the Caribbean Welders Fishing Pond Football League commences this weekend with a rematch of the 2015 final at the Fishing Pond Recreation Ground. Defending champions G Madrid will play two-time losing finalists Gremio on Saturday with a place in the semifinal up for grabs.