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Live Updates: Haiti Defeat Bermuda 2-1

Live Updates: Haiti Defeat Bermuda 2-1

[Updating: Bermuda took a 1-0 lead into the half, with Bermuda captain Dante Leverock scoring Bermuda's first ever Gold Cup goal! However Haiti equalized at around 54 minutes in and then scored another, and the game ended with Haiti winning 2-1.] The Bermuda Football Team is set to play against Haiti tonight [June 16] in Costa Rica, as the Gombey Warriors... Read more of this article

Looking At Last Two Bermuda vs Guyana Games

Looking At Last Two Bermuda vs Guyana Games

[Written by Don Burgess] There isn’t much history between Bermuda and Guyana as both sides get ready to face off in a friendly at the National Sports Centre on Thursday. The two Gold Cup debutants have only played twice before and are using this contest as a tune-up ahead of the more critical games later this month.Both previous matches were in... Read more of this article

Video: Football Gold Cup Panel Discussion

Video: Football Gold Cup Panel Discussion

Bernews will be hosting a News & Views panel discussion at around noon on Wednesday [June 5] to discuss Bermuda’s historic participation in the upcoming Concacaf Football Gold Cup, with Coach Kyle Lightbourne, Jonte Smith and Liam Evans set to take part in the discussion. This marks Bermuda’s first appearance in this highly prestigious... Read more of this article

Video: Bermuda & Guyana Press Conference

Video: Bermuda & Guyana Press Conference

The Bermuda Football Association held a press conference this afternoon [June 4] to discuss both their international friendly match against Guyana on Thursday evening [June 6] as well as their upcoming participation in the Concacaf Gold Cup, with the Head Coaches and Captains of both the Bermuda National Team and Guyana National Team in attendance.The... Read more of this article

Lightbourne: ‘We Have A Good Balanced Squad’

Lightbourne: ‘We Have A Good Balanced Squad’

[Written by Don Burgess] Kyle Lightbourne said selecting the 23-man squad for the Concacaf Gold Cup was full of “difficult” decisions. However, Lightbourne believes he has the right team at his disposal to do Bermuda proud as it faces Haiti, Costa Rica, and Nicaragua later this month.“We have a good balanced squad,” he told... Read more of this article

Football: BFA Announce Team For Gold Cup

Football: BFA Announce Team For Gold Cup

The BFA has named the list of 23 players who will participate in the match against Guyana on Thursday, June 6th. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Football Association is pleased to announce the names of the final list of 23 players as selected by the Technical Staff who will be called upon to kick-off the Bermuda National Team’s participation... Read more of this article

Football Team To Play Guyana On June 6th

Football Team To Play Guyana On June 6th

The Bermuda football team will play Guyana on June 6th at the National Sports Center, marking the final preparation match before our National Team departs for the 2019 Concacaf Gold Cup. The BFA said, “The Bermuda Football Association [BFA] is pleased to announce the upcoming international match against Guyana Men’s National Team, the final... Read more of this article

Football: Bermuda To Play Panama And Mexico

Football: Bermuda To Play Panama And Mexico

[Written by Don Burgess] While fans and the football team are focused on next month’s Gold Cup games, Bermuda’s Concacaf Nations League matches have also been set. Bermuda earned its spot in the Nations League A by finishing fifth out of 34 teams in the Nations League Qualifying Tournament. As such, they will start their campaign in that competition... Read more of this article

Haiti Announce Team For Concacaf Gold Cup

Haiti Announce Team For Concacaf Gold Cup

[Written by Don Burgess] Bermuda now knows exactly who will be on Haiti’s roster when the two face off in their Concacaf Gold Cup game on June 16 in Costa Rica. Haiti announced their official squad of 23 players on Friday, becoming the first team in the tournament to declare who exactly will be in their squad. The squad is almost all professional... Read more of this article

Bermuda Football Team To Play On June 6th

Bermuda Football Team To Play On June 6th

[Written by Don Burgess] Could Guyana be Bermuda’s next opponent ahead of the Concacaf Gold Cup? Last night the Bermuda Football Association announced the Gombey Warriors will have a final warm-up match for the Gold Cup on June 6. The announcement was made to the crowd near the end of Bermuda’s 2-1 victory over the Sao Miguel Select team.... Read more of this article

Bermuda’s Gold Cup Provisional 40 Players

Bermuda’s Gold Cup Provisional 40 Players

[Written by Don Burgess] Bermuda’s Gold Cup roster was whittled down to 40 players today. The names released by Concacaf show a squad that has 14 overseas pros headlined by Dante Leverock and Nahki Wells. PHC has six players on the provisional team, while Robin Hood has five. Bermuda will be required to submit a squad of 23 players to choose from... Read more of this article

Provisional 40-Player Rosters For Gold Cup

Provisional 40-Player Rosters For Gold Cup

The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football [Concacaf] today revealed the preliminary 40-player rosters submitted by the 16 participating Member Associations — including Bermuda — for this summer’s Concacaf Gold Cup.Concacaf said, “A mix of rising star including Christian Pulisic [Chelsea FC/United... Read more of this article

Match Officials Appointed For Concacaf Gold Cup

Match Officials Appointed For Concacaf Gold Cup

The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football [Concacaf] announced the referees and assistant referees that have been selected for the 2019 Concacaf Gold Cup, which Bermuda will participate in. The 48 match officials were required to pass several assessments and fitness tests, to ensure they could be considered for Concacaf’s... Read more of this article