ATLANTIC has vowed to continue using sport to boost youth development and national sustainability, as it celebrated its partnership with the Real Madrid Foundation yesterday, at the St Mary’s College Grounds, Port of Spain. The company held a ceremony for the Atlantic/Real Madrid Foundation Social Sports School, which saw World Cup winner and Champions League winner Spaniard Alvara Arbeloa, give a speech on how to use sport as a tool for social positivity.
Primary Schools Football League
The players of La Pastora Government Primary School of Santa Cruz wrote their names into the annals of School's Football history when they successfully moved up from being champions of the Atlantic National Primary School Under-12 Boys League in 2017, to become the Under-15 Boys National Champions last Wednesday at the Hasely Crawford Stadium in Mucurapo.
St Patrick's Newtown Boys RC School displayed an outstanding performance to get the better of a determined St John's Boys RC 2-1 in a thrilling Boys Under-12 final in Port-of-Spain and Environs Primary Schools Football League at the Hasely Crawford Stadium in Mucurapo on Monday.
PRIMARY SCHOOL footballers battled to be crowned the best in the country yesterday at the Atlantic National Primary School finals held at the Hasely Crawford Stadium, Mucurapo.
After stunning three-time champions Dunross Preparatory School 1-0 in its opening encounter, the newcomer to the Port-of-Spain and Environs Football League Under-12 Division competition, St Andrews Private School, continued its winning ways by beating Carenage Boys Government, last week.
Scarborough Roman Catholic School from Tobago is the only champion from 2017 which is defending its title in 2018. The Tobago lasses marched into the Atlantic Primary School Football League Under-15 Girls Final after producing a comprehensive 4-1 victory over Carenage Girls Government at the Hasely Crawford Stadium in Mucurapo on Thursday.
Another round of TTFA/Nu Iron National Primary Schools Coaching Clinics took place across the country today with one the feature activities taking place at the Nelson Mandela Park in Port of Spain with the attendance of National Senior Men’s Team head coach Dennis Lawrence.
Trinidad and Tobago is among four CONCACAF member associations that will host the Concacaf Scotiabank NextPlay Cup, a new invitational youth tournament that will be held from November 10 – December 8.
The TTFA/Nu Iron Primary Schools nationwide project will resume on Wednesday February 21st with sessions at eight venues across the country starting at 10am and running until midday.