As any experienced youth coach would tell his charges, in order to become a professional footballer at the highest level, you need to perfect the basics before the age of 13. Determination, passion and a natural ability are also necessary to compete against the very best.
Secondary Schools - Boys
Reigning champion Presentation College got a single goal from Aleem Barkley to maintain its winning streak in 1-0 win against St Mary's College (CIC) in round three action in the Premier Division of the Shell/First Citizens Secondary Schools Football League (SSFL), yesterday.
THE 2018 edition of the Fruta-sponsored Secondary Schools Football League (SSFL) Form One Football League will feature an Inter-Col competition for the first time. The zonal competition, which precedes the InterCol competition, is expected to kick off in two weeks’ time.
PRESENTATION San Fernando registered their second straight win to move to the top spot of the 2018 Secondary Schools Football League (SSFL) Premier Division.
Newcomers to the Premier Division of the Secondary Schools Football League (SSFL) Valencia Secondary received a baptism of fire in its opening match yesterday at the Marvin Lee Stadium in Macoya, going down 0-3 to an experienced and well-oiled machine in San Juan North Secondary in the first game of a doubleheader.
Reigning national champion Presentation College of San Fernando got the defence of its title off to a positive start behind a 3-1 win over Trinity College, Moka in the Shell/First Citizens Secondary Schools Football League match played at the Mannie Ranjohn Stadium, Marabella, yesterday.
In what appeared to be an enthusiastic opening for the secondary schools 2018 season, the news of scholarships must be great for the ears of parents who are hoping that the football talent of their children will get them to the USA to play football and get an education in exchange.
Presentation College of San Fernando will begin defence of its Shell/First Citizens Secondary Schools Football League (SSFL) crown when it welcomes Trinity College of Moka, Maravl to the Mannie Ramjohn Stadium, Marabella from 3.40 pm today.
THE SECONDARY Schools Football League (SSFL) has announced a partnership with United States-based group Global Premier Soccer (GPS), which will benefit both SSFL players and coaches.