No time to lime

In Antigua & Barbuda, to ‘lime, ‘is to chill, take it easy and relax. Well, if Lime Old Road expects to take home the 2011-2012, ABFA, immobile, Observer Group of Companies Premier Division title, they players can’t afford to ‘lime.’ Tomorrow, Old Road, leaders of the competition, tied on points with Special Security Services All […]

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CFU MEETING IN ZURICH

Leaders of the thirty national associations of the Caribbean Football Union (CFU) held meetings at the Home of FIFA in Zurich, Switzerland, on 20th and 21st December 2011. On this occasion, the members resolved to convene an extraordinary congress and to formalise the appointment of a Normalisation Committee to execute various tasks on behalf of […]

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Boxing Day Triple Header

Parham deflates Old Road Parham 3 Old Road 1 Asot’s Arcade Parham beat League Leaders Lime Old Road 3-1 in the feature game of the ABFA Imobile Observer Media Boxing Day triple header at the ARG on Monday. The win signals Parham’s intent to defend its title at all cost. In the preceding games Bassa […]

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Show me the goals

The ABFA Imobile Observer Media Premier Division’s triple header at the ARG today should be a dandy. In the feature encounter, league leader Lime Old Road will put its unbeaten streak on the line against the very improved and potent offence of Asot’s Arcade Parham. Both teams are coming off impressive wins. Old Road dispatched […]

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Seasons Greetings !!!

The Antigua and Barbuda Football Association wishes to extend season greetings to our Stakeholders, Clubs and all who have supported us throughout this blessed and eventful year 2011 into 2012. Happy holidays to you and yours, and a bright and prosperous New Year to you all.

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Lime past security

Lime Old Road moved to the top of the ABFA Imobile Observer Media Premier Division with an impressive 3-1 win over its closest rival Special Security All Saints United on Friday. Old Road leads the league with 14 points, one ahead of United. The leaders have a game in hand as well. This was supposed […]

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Parham wins FA Cup

The question was asked and without a word Asot’s Arcade Parham answered emphatically, a 4-0 victory over Bassa to take home the FA Cup. It was their play that did the talking for Parham and in the end Bassa never knew what ‘hit’ them. Well except for the fistacuffs (ugly unnecessary fight) between players after […]

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FA Cup , Whose Cup

A month ago, that question would have been elementary. Easily, the answer would have been Bassa. Today though, as they take on Asot Arcade Parham in the finals of the inaugural King Swallow’s FA Cup that question takes some reflection. After two weeks in Bassa looked like the team to beat in the premiership. Parham’s […]

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Willikies beat sour Sap,Fort Road defeat Freemansville

The sour look on the faces of the Sugar Ridge Sap fans told the story at the end of the ABFA Imobile Obsever Premier Division encounter against Busola Willikies at the ARG on Thursday. The former champions went under 0-2 to newly promoted Willikies in the feature match following a first division encounter between Virgin […]

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Junior records a hat trick, Harbour pound police

English Harbour FC is on a mission. Get back to the first division. On Monday, English Harbour beat Police 6-1 to record its ninth consecutive win in the ABFA Imobile Observer Second Division, shining some light on the reality of promotion. Police is yet to win a game this season. Harbour’s best striker and one […]

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Old Road damage Willikies ,All Saints United sink Bullets

Four players including three from All Saints United score two goals a-piece in a goal-rush in Antigua & Barbuda football. What a Sunday night of football it was in the ABFA Imobile Daily Obsever Premier Division with two of the top teams in the division on show against the newly promoted clubs. Lime Old Road […]

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Parham silence Sap

Sugar Ridge Sap will have national striker Peter “Big Pete” Byers in its lineup in January. Until such time, Sap will have to do without Byers service, which he took to Asot Arcade Parham last season winning a champion for that club. Sap would have wished to have Byers on Saturday when they took on […]

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Harbour cruise past 5 P’s

It was smooth sailing for English Harbour as they cruise past 5 P’s Wadadli Fc 2-1 in the Imobile Second Division on Friday. On a hard dry pitch at home, Harbour got two goals from Clarence “Junior” Marsh to chalk up its eighth consecutive victory following defeat in the team’s first encounter. Harbour gave up […]

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Abaya outlast John Hughes

Abaya got two second half goals by substitutes Jahciba Smith and Devon Olivia to record a very important victory over host John Hughes in the ABFA Observer Imobile second division on Wednesday. Both got their call at the end of the half and made full use of their opportunities. It was Olivia’s left footed strike […]

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Twaites rocket save Bethesda

Bethesda gained a point against Ottos Rangers, thanks to a rocket of a strike from Douvia Twaites with five minutes from time in the ABFA, Imobile First Division yesterday. Ottos Rangers labored to Bethesda to play away in a game that both teams needed to win to revamp slumping seasons. The visitors took the lead, […]

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Nominees announced for FIFA Ballon d’Or 2011 awards

The contenders for this year’s FIFA Ballon d’Or Award for the best player of 2011 and for the FIFA Women’s World Player of the Year 2011 award were announced today at a press conference held at the headquarters of France Football magazine in Paris in which FIFA Secretary General Jérôme Valcke, France Football CEO François […]

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Panthers shot in Johnsons

Shotgun prevailed beating its Johnsons rivals Black Panthers 2-0 to gain bragging rights, at least for now in the home of both teams last night. The Johnsons’ mini stadium was the scene. A wet pitch and two teams who are both struggling in the ABFA Imobile Second division took to the field and from the […]

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The ABFA U13 Results

SATURDAY DEC 10 ABFA U13 RESULT BASSA 3 RANGERS 0 n/s VILLA 2 WESTHAM 0 PARHAM 1 YOUNG WARRIORS 2 LIBERTA 3 JOHN HUGHES 0 n/s SOCCER ACADEMY 2 EMPIRE 0 PAYNTERS 3 SWETES 1 SAP 1 WILLIKIES 0 JENNINGS 0 HOPPERS 1 5P’S 0 FUTURE KINGS 1 PARES 1 OLD ROAD 2 BASSA 2 […]

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ABFA POSTPONED GAMES 12TH DECEMBER

December 11th 2011 The ABFA sincerely apologies to our patrons and other stakeholders for the postponement of the Premier Games scheduled for Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th December, 2011. We reviewed concerns voiced about some waterlogged areas at ARG due to the rain late Friday night into Saturday morning and made a decision to hold […]

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