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Referees prepare for World Cup

Referees and assistant referees from Asia, Oceania and Europe met for a week-long seminar at the Home of FIFA in Zurich in preparation for the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™. Between 24 and 28 March, the 17 Referees and 31 Assistant referees have undergone several medical, physical, psychological and technical checks, in order to give […]

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Country's Youngsters Seek Opportunities Abroad

St. John’s, Antigua – Three of the country’s under-20 footballers in Tavaughn “Peter Redz” Harriette of Parham FC, Avier “World Boss” Christian of Libert FC and Empire’s Dale “Monchy” Thomas will leave for Washington next month where they will play for the Vancouver Victory FC in the inaugural Evergreen Premier League (EPLWA) from April to […]

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Country’s Youngsters Seek Opportunities Abroad

St. John’s, Antigua – Three of the country’s under-20 footballers in Tavaughn “Peter Redz” Harriette of Parham FC, Avier “World Boss” Christian of Libert FC and Empire’s Dale “Monchy” Thomas will leave for Washington next month where they will play for the Vancouver Victory FC in the inaugural Evergreen Premier League (EPLWA) from April to […]

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ABFA Kicks-off First Grassroots Festival of 2014

St. John’s, Antigua – The first ABFA Grassroots Festival of 2014 started off with a bang. The festival was held on Saturday 22nd March and showcased over 200 of the islands’ young footballers, learning the game while also having fun. It was an early morning start in the beautiful coastal village of Old Road. The […]

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ABFA To Host First Grassroots Festival Of 2014

St. John’s, Antigua – The Antigua and Barbuda Football Association would like to invite the general public to come out and support our first ABFA Grassroots festival of 2014. The Grassroots festival kicks-off at the Old Road playing field, in Old Road Village on Saturday 22nd from 9AM to 12PM. The Grassroots program has been […]

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Sir Curtly Ambrose Pays A Visit

St. John’s, Antigua – Just days after being knighted at the Sir Viv Richards Stadium during the “We versus Them” One Day Internationals, Sir Curtly Ambrose was honored by President Everton “Batow” Gonsalves and the ABFA. Popularly known for taking wickets and bowling at a fast pace in cricket, Sir Curtly Ambrose is one of […]

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Tense ABFA play-off matches end in draws

ST.JOHN’S, Antigua – A total of eight cautions and one expulsion were issued on Tuesday as the Antigua & Barbuda Football Association (ABFA) play-offs commenced at Antigua Recreation Grounds (ARG). Former champions Cool & Smooth Empire and Five Islands played to a tense goalless draw in which one player, Akeem George of Empire, was expelled from […]

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ABFA President Responds

Press Release   St. John’s, Antigua 5March2014 As President of the ABFA, I take this opportunity to remind you of the major objective of the ABFA as stipulated in our constitution, “TO IMPROVE THE GAME OF FOOTBALL CONSTANTLY AND PROMOTE, REGULATE AND CONTROL IT THROUGHOUT THE TERRITORY OF ABFA IN THE LIGHT OF FAIR PLAY […]

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Hilltop FC Champions of the ABFA Second Division 2014

  St. John’s, Antigua – Hilltop FC has been crowned Champions of the ABFA Second Division after a 2 – 1 victory over Glanvilles FC. Hilltop FC and Glanvilles will join the other 10 teams in the  upcoming  First  Division  2014/2015 Season. Golden Grove FC 3rd and Harney Motors Tryum FC 4th place runners up, will join […]

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IFAB vote on key changes to ‘The Players’ Equipment’

The International Football Association Board (IFAB) convened at the Home of FIFA in Zurich on Saturday for its Annual General Meeting (AGM), chaired by FIFA President Blatter. Today’s meeting was the 128th AGM since The IFAB was formed in 1886 and the first since the historic foundation meeting on 13 January 2014, which marked a […]

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