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Female Coach for Freeman’s Ville

By Ian “Magic” Hughes When Freeman’s Ville take the field to open the 2015-2016 ABFA First Division season, they will do so with a new head coach. Former national team player Akeilah “Granny” Hillhouse is the first female to hold that title having been appointed less than a week ago to the newly-promoted club. Hillhouse’s […]

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Undaunted Empire

Undaunted Empire By Ian “Magic” Hughes The highly-anticipated return of Cool and Smooth Empire to the Premier Division, on Saturday, turned out to be bitter-sweet for the 13-times champions and one-time kings. As usual, supporters were present in their numbers. Pre-game, they were loud, restless and extremely animated in pronouncing that Empire is back in […]

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Parham Stumble Out The Blocks

AT A GLANCE: Sap beat Asot’s Arcade Parham 5-1 Sani Pro Fort Road beat Jennings Grenades 1-0 Cool and Smooth Hoppers beat LIME Old Road 1-0 Fitzroy’s Rewinding Pigotts Bullets beat Cool and Smooth Empire 2-0 Ottos Rangers and Five Islands draw 1-1   By Ian “Magic” Hughes A hat-trick by Peter “Big Pete” Byers […]

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ABFA/FIFA Donate Gear To U15 schoolgirls

ST. JOHN’S, Antigua (ABFA) – What could have been just a handover ceremony for gear became an affirmation of some of the country’s young female footballers when the Antigua and Barbuda Football Association (ABFA) made a presentation to seven U15 girls school teams. Teams from All Saints Secondary, Antigua Girls High School, Clare Hall Secondary, […]

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ABFA Clubs Prep For 2015-16 Season

ST. JOHN’S, Antigua – Representatives from the Premier Division clubs and the Executive of the Antigua and Barbuda Football Association (ABFA) gathered, Tuesday evening, for the routine Match Co-ordination Meeting that precedes each season. The meeting with the Premier clubs was the first in a series that will include the First Division and Second Division […]

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Premier League Kicks off This Weekend

ST. JOHN’S, Antigua  – The Antigua and Barbuda Football Association (ABFA) Premier League will open this weekend, Saturday, September 26, as originally planned, after a Ministry of Sports planned concert slated for the Antigua Recreation Grounds (ARG) was postponed. “We got confirmation from the Ministry of Sports at 2:40 this afternoon that we had the […]

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ABFA 2015/2016 Season Fixtures

St. John’s, Antigua – The Antigua and Barbuda Football Association would like to announce its fixtures for the 2015/2016 football season. Please see our fixtures below: Harney Motors Premier League – N/A   ABFA First Division – ABFA First Division 2015-2016 League   ABFA Second Division – ABFA Second Division 2015-2016

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Kirwan Signs For Caledonia

Senior national player, 22-year-old winger Eugine Kirwan is set to make his Trinidad & Tobago Pro League debut when he features for Morvant Caledonia United this season. Caledonia announced this week that the Hoppers FC player has been added to their roster ahead of this month’s kickoff of the nine-team league. General Secretary of Hoppers […]

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Antigua & Barbuda Versus Guatemala Highlights

St. John’s, Antigua – As the country’s football fans remain on a high after a  first leg victory over Guatemala. Lets take a look at the highlights and post match interviews.   ABS Sports has the highlights: BennaBoys Captain Josh Parker gives his opinion on what needs to be done in the second leg: Goal […]

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Weston Gives Antigua and Barbuda Historic Victory

St. John’s, Antigua – The Bennaboys recorded a historic win over Guatemala on Friday night after South End United Striker Myles Weston’s penalty gives Antigua a 1 – 0 advantage going into the second leg. It was a tense first half for both teams as caution was on every players mind especially the home team […]

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