Akeem Redhead earned defending champion Pt Fortin Civic Centre its first point of the season in the Southern Football Association Petrotrin Super League after two matches in a 1–1 draw with Siparia Spurs at Irwin Park, Siparia on Saturday.
For Spurs, which was relegated to the SFA from the bmobile National Super League at the end of last season, Kheon John netted before Redhead got Civic Centre’s equaliser.
In its first match in the Winston St Clair Division, Civic Centre was blanked 2–0 by visiting Penal All Stars with Tony Cornwall and Andrew Samuel, the scorers while Spurs shut down Night Stars United 4–2 with Kareem Moses, Sadiq Stewart, Derverne Wallace and Kyge Hospedales on target for the winner.
Centre For Excellence was the biggest winner in Group B, though, 6–0 over Night Stars led by a beaver-trick from Mark Voisin and one each from Steffon Williams and W Alphonso.
However, Marabella Family Circle Centre had the most convincing win so far in the SFA 8–0 over San Fernando Giants in the Roy Jagroopsingh Group A, led by two goals each from Shavon Fredrick, Bevon Bass and Renefor Martin while former national youth player, Juma Clarence and Stephan Campbell added one each at the Mannie Ramjohn Stadium training field.
There were also 4–0 wins for Cedar Hill United and Big Dreams over UUFC and Giants, respectively.
Roy Jagroopsingh Group A
Marabella Family CC 8 (Juma Clarence, Shavon Fredrick 2, Stephan Campbell, Bevon Bass 2, Renefor Martin 2) vs San Fernando Giants 0
Cedar Hill Utd 4 (Jeremy Spann, Curtis Carrington, Quinn Gordon, Ansernee Charles) vs UUFC 0
Big Dreams 4 (Cleon Ayres 2, Nigel John, Kenson Alexander) vs San Fernando Giants 0
Winston St Clair Group B
Penal All Stars 2 (Tony Cornwall, Andrew Samuel) vs Pt Fortin CC 0
Siparia Spurs 4 (Kareem Moses, Sadiq Stewart, Derverne Wallace, Kyge Hospedales) vs Night Stars Utd 2 (Tyrell Bosse, Kowyn Samuel)
CFE 6 (Mark Voisin 4, Steffon Williams, W Alphonso) vs Night Stars Utd 0
Siparia Spurs 1 (Kheon John) vs Point Fortin CC 1 (Akeem Redhead)
Petrotrin Palo Seco 2 (Corey Cyrus 2) vs Penal All Stars 1 (Jamal John pen)
UTT vs Marabella Family CC, Tarouba Link Road, 4pm
San Fernando Giants vs Union United FC, Skinner Park, 4pm
Big Dreams vs Cedar Hill Utd, Gran Chemin, Moruga, 4pm
Pt Fortin CC vs Centre For Excellence, Mahaica Oval, Pt Fortin, 4pm
Penal All Stars vs Siparia Spurs, Latchoos Road, Penal, 4pm
Night Stars Utd vs Petrotrin Palo Seco, Palo Seco, 4pm.
SFA 2012 honour roll:
Roy Jagroopsingh Second Division:
1 UTT; 2 San Fernando Giants; 3 Union United FC; 4 Centre For Excellence
Petrotrin Super League First Division:
1 Pt Fortin CC; 2 T&TEC; 3 Marabella Family CC; 4 Petrotrin Palo Seco; 5 OJ Soldado All Stars; 6 Big Dreams Utd
1 Pt Fortin CC; 2 OJ Soldado All Stars
Most Valuable Player: Steven Joseph (Pt Fortin CC)
1 Pt Fortin CC; 2 T&TEC.
Most Valuable Player: Kelvin Modeste (Pt Fortin CC)
2012 Top Five Players of the Year:
Marcus Joseph (Pt Fortin CC)
Steven Joseph (Pt Fortin CC)
Jamaal Creighton (UTT)
Gymo Harper (OJ Soldado All Stars)
Stephan Campbell (Marabella Family CC)
Footballer of the Year: Marcus Joseph (Pt Fortin CC)
Coach of the Year: Reynold Carrington (Pt Fortin CC)
Team of the Year: Pt Fortin CC
Fair Play: UTT
Manager of the Year: Ken Mc Cree (Pt Fortin CC)
Referee of the Year: Dave Daniel