The opportunity to compete against top players from multiple countries is not an everyday occurrence for members of the Plantation Eagles girls' soccer club, but that's exactly what took place recently.
Goalkeeper Sheryl Evans made several dramatic saves and gave the Bahamas a 0-0 draw with Caribbean rival Trinidad & Tobago on Monday, sending both teams home from the CONCACAF Under-17 Women's Championship with a point each.
Trinidad and Tobago’s Under 17 women’s footballers arrived in Guatemala City on Monday and settled ahead of their opening game of the CONCACAF Final round of the World Cup qualifiers against Mexico on Thursday.
The U.S. Under-17 Women’s National Team defeated a hard-working Trinidad & Tobago side 5-0 on Saturday at the Estadio Cementos Progreso to qualify for the all-important semifinal match at the 2012 CONCACAF U-17 Women’s Championship.
Trinidad and Tobago's Under 17 Women's team will depart for Guatemala City this morning to compete in the CONCACAF final round of qualification for the 2012 FIFA Under 17 Women's World Cup in Azerbaijan. The qualifiers run from May 2- 12 in Guatemala City, Guatemala.
Mexico used goals from U.S.-based Hallie Hernandez and Luz Duarte to beat Trinidad & Tobago 2-0 on Thursday, keeping El Tri perfect against opponents other than the United States and Canada at the CONCACAF Under-17 Championship.
Trinidad and Tobago’s Under 17 Women’s team closed their two-match training camp with a 3-2 victory over Panama Under 17s on Friday at the Estadio Agustín 'Muquita' Sánchez.
Trinidad and Tobago’s Under 17 footballers had their first training session at the match venue on Wednesday morning ahead of their opening CONCACAF World Cup qualifying match against Mexico on Thursday on an artificial surface at the Estadio Cementos Progreso at 6:30pm.
Trinidad and Tobago’s Under 17 women’s team had its warm-up encounter against Panama cut short on Wednesday evening after sudden rainfall and a violent outbreak of lighting and thunder forced the game to be abandoned in the 55th minute.