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Vasco Partners With Somersfield Academy

Vasco Partners With Somersfield Academy

Vasco da Gama Club has announced a partnership with Somersfield Academy. Starting in September 2019, the School’s field will be the Club’s training and home pitch for its Youth Football Programme. “The Club continues to press ahead with its commitment to local football by investing in its youth. Groups training under the Vasco banner will... Read more of this article

Footy Force Concludes Futsal Program

Footy Force Concludes Futsal Program

Footy Force Futsal Academy [FFFA] has concluded their futsal program with a tournament and the naming of MVPs. A spokesperson said, “Footy Force Futsal Academy has concluded their futsal program this season which is based on enhancing the player’s skills and development through futsal that can transition and benefit their outdoor football game.... Read more of this article

Concacaf Announce World Cup Qualifier Format

Concacaf Announce World Cup Qualifier Format

Concacaf announced the format for the 2022 FIFA World Cup Confederation Qualifiers. The restructured competition will be composed of two parts, which will take place simultaneously during the FIFA-match windows in 2020 and 2021. The first part of the Concacaf qualifiers, which will be played in a Hexagonal format, will be contested between the top six... Read more of this article

BAA Welcomes New Football Coaching Program

BAA Welcomes New Football Coaching Program

The Bermuda Athletic Association has partnered with Andrew Bascome and his management company in order to provide a “highly focused football program that caters to every player and every age group.” BAA President Mike McGrath said, “Bermuda Athletic Association are delighted to welcome Andrew Bascome and his football management company... Read more of this article

Video: Zane DeSilva Donates $50K To Footballers

Video: Zane DeSilva Donates $50K To Footballers

Tourism Minister and Island Construction owner Zane DeSilva officially presented a cheque for $50,000 to the 2019 Bermuda Gold Cup football team today [July 10], saying the donation is to show appreciation to the team and also help them with their journey.Minister DeSilva previously confirmed the donation was being made in his personal capacity, saying,... Read more of this article

Osagi Bascome Scores For Darlington Town

Osagi Bascome Scores For Darlington Town

Osagi Bascome — who recently represented Bermuda in the Gold Cup — scored for his Darlington Town team to help them to a draw. The UK-based club’s match report said, “”Midfielder Osagi Bascome scored an excellent free kick in Quakers’ 2-2 draw at Darlington Town. Photo courtesy of Darlington Town:“A mixture of Academy... Read more of this article

Petition: ‘Give Our Team Full-Time Contracts’

Petition: ‘Give Our Team Full-Time Contracts’

Seeking to secure full-time contracts for Bermuda’s national football team, a petition has been launched by Alissa Hayward at Change.org. As of July 8, more than 1,450 people have signed the petition, which calls on the public to “support the Gombey Warriors.”The petition’s description says, “In light of our recent Gold... Read more of this article

Futsal Men’s League: Footy & Involved Win

Futsal Men’s League: Footy & Involved Win

A total of 37 goals were scored in this weekend’s futsal games. Game 1: Footy Force vs Underrated FC Footy Force started out slowly against a determined Underrated and at half time Underrated led by a score of 6 goals to 4. However, in the second half Footy dominated play and scored 8 goals to Underrated’s 5 to win the game by a score of... Read more of this article

Team Announced For Concacaf Women’s U20

Team Announced For Concacaf Women’s U20

The Bermuda Football Association have announced the Women’s U20 National team that will participate in the U20 Concacaf Championships. A spokesperson said, “Bermuda have been drawn in Group A and will open their tournament against hosts Guyana at 9:30 pm on July 17th. Two days later the Lady Gombey Warriors will play St Lucia in the opening... Read more of this article

Footy Force Joins Falcão Futsal Tour

Footy Force Joins Falcão Futsal Tour

Vinzie Zuill,President of Footy Promotions and Footy Force Futsal, and Eurique Wilkin,Technical Director of Footy Force Futsal, were recently invited by Denison Cabral, President of DCFA, to assist with the Falcão Futsal Tour in Maryland, USA.A spokesperson said, “This was a once in a lifetime opportunity to join Falcão, who was born in Brazil... Read more of this article

YMSC Football Club Looking For Coaches

YMSC Football Club Looking For Coaches

Young Men’s Social Club [YMSC] is seeking qualified coaches, with the club seeking a B-Licensed Senior Coach and C-Licensed Youth Coach. A spokesperson said, “YMSC builds on its long-term strategy by seeking qualified coaches. If you are interested in joining a club that has a long history of community involvement and the development of individuals,... Read more of this article

Randy Horton Featured On Football Book Cover

Randy Horton Featured On Football Book Cover

“Pele and Eusebio couldn’t have done it by themselves; there were the other black pioneers, some of whom predated Pele, who played major roles in making the NASL a great league. Among them were Bermudian Randy Horton, who played for the New York Cosmos and led the team to its first NASL title.” This is an extract from the recently... Read more of this article

BFF League Standings & Leading Scorers

BFF League Standings & Leading Scorers

With three games left for each team, the Futsal Federation Men’s League is still wide open and the top three teams are still to play each other, with Donovan Thompson of Underrated FC looking likely to win the top scorer award. Statistics of leading scorers are below:Donovan Thompson – 34 – Underrated FC Eusebio Blankendal – 24... Read more of this article