Tag: CONCACAF

Kids learn fundamentals of coaching football

Kids learn fundamentals of coaching football

| 24/09/2015 | 0 Comments

(CNS): The Cayman Islands Football Association (CIFA) hosted the CONCACAF Grassroots Coaching Course, from 17-19 September at the Truman Bodden Sports Complex. The programme is the foundation of football development in the Cayman Islands and is geared towards children from 5 to 12 years old. The course was aimed at teaching the role of a […]

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Cayman’s football squad begins Olympic quest

Cayman’s football squad begins Olympic quest

| 26/06/2015 | 1 Comment

(CNS): The Cayman Islands Olympic football squad is in Haiti competing in the first round of the 2015 CONCACAF Men’s Olympic Qualifying Championship. Cayman is playing matches against St Kitts and Nevis, Barbados and host country, Haiti, in Group 1 of the draw for participating Caribbean Football Union (CFU) teams. Renard Moxam, director of national teams, said […]

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Webb ready to tackle second CONCACAF term

Webb ready to tackle second CONCACAF term

| 26/05/2015 | 0 Comments

(CNS): After being reelected in April, Jeffrey Webb will be officially installed as CONCACAF president at the 65TH FIFA Congress in Zurich on Friday, 29 May. Webb was reelected unopposed by member associations from North and Central America, and the Caribbean at the confederation’s 30th Ordinary Congress, held in the Bahamas.

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CIFA kicks off CONCACAF Women’s Day

CIFA kicks off CONCACAF Women’s Day

| 21/05/2015 | 0 Comments

(CNS): The Cayman Islands Football Association (CIFA) is commemorating the first CONCACAF Women’s Day on 23 May. The initiative was created by the Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football to provide an opportunity for member associations to convey the importance of developing women’s football.

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Caribbean football health initiative gathers pace

Caribbean football health initiative gathers pace

| 28/04/2015 | 0 Comments

(CNS): Seven pilot countries participated in a two-day FIFA 11 for Health workshop for the Caribbean, held in Puerto Rico.  The programme, launched last year by CONCACAF President Jeffrey Webb and Prof. Jiri Dvorak, FIFA’s Chief Medical Officer, aims to bring numerous benefits to the region by emphasizing the importance of national health to all […]

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Webb unopposed in football presidency vote

Webb unopposed in football presidency vote

| 17/04/2015 | 0 Comments

(CNS): Cayman’s football boss, Jeff Webb, was confirmed as CONCACAF president for a second term during the federation’s 30th Ordinary Congress yesterday. Webb said the barriers to developing football in the region were coming down and that during his second term he will focus on the continuing reforms that have strengthened the organization. “CONCACAF is, […]

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UK boys to join regional tournament in Cayman

UK boys to join regional tournament in Cayman

| 26/03/2015 | 0 Comments

(CNS): England’s National Under-15 Boys football team will be one of 35 teams visiting Cayman and Jamaica this summer to take part in this summer’s regional football contest, officials have revealed. The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) said the August teen tournament will be the biggest the region has ever […]

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