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Javorn Stevens double lifts Under 20 boys past Cuba

Phillipsburg, Sint Maarten – Under 20 Captain Javorn “Bozo” Stevens double was enough for the young Bennaboys, as they defeated Cuba in a historic 2 – 1 win in Under 20 qualifying. The Antigua and Barbuda Under 20 team began their road to the CFU finals in an opening match versus Caribbean heavyweights and group […]

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ABFA Announces U20 Mens Squad for St. Maarten

St. John’s, Antigua – The Antigua and Barbuda football association proudly names its men’s U20 national team for the 2016 CFU men’s u 20 CFU World Cup Qualifiers. The young Bennaboys will compete in Group 1 hosted by Dutch St. Maarten. Advancing from this group will be the group winner and the runner-up. Group 1: […]

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Lady Swetes win again as Star Girls sink Scorpions

Lady Swetes continued their winning ways, while Cool & Smooth Empire Star Girls copped their fourth victory in seven showings as the Football Association’s Women’s League continued at the Antigua Recreation Ground on Thursday night. Playing in the opening contest, Swetes, who had not won a game in the tournament before 2016, produced their third […]

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Bennaboys defeat Grenada 5 – 1 to Advance

The technical director of the senior national football squad, Rolston Williams, said his team was near perfect in their second half 5-1 trouncing of Grenada in the CFU Men’s Caribbean Cup at the Sir Vivian Richards Cricket Ground on Tuesday. The victory put Antigua & Barbuda into the next round of the competition where they […]

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The ABFA Girl’s Under – 15 League Football

St. John’s, Antigua – The ABFA Girls Under – 15 League continues on Saturday, May 28 , with excitement enjoy by both fans and families. Six teams, talented players, gave a tremendous showing of themselves on the field of play as they continue to astound the crowd with commitment, tenacity, and sheer determination to play […]

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Win for Lady Swetes and Lady Wadadli Five Ps

St. John’s, Antigua – Lady Sap was defeated at on Sunday 29, May 2 goals to nil by Lady Wadadli Five Ps at the Antigua Recreation Ground in the feature match of the scheduled doubleheader. The stakes were high going into the game for Lady Wadadli Five Ps, who is vying for top spot in […]

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ABFA Announces Squad for Scotiabank Caribbean Cup Second Round

St. John’s, Antigua – The Antigua and Barbuda Football Association proudly announces its squad for the Scotiabank CFU Men’s Caribbean Cup. The Bennaboys will face Puerto Rico away on June 4th followed by Grenada at home on June 7th. Squad: GK: Brentton Muhammad – Tindastoll FC (iceland) Prince Walter – Old Road FC Defenders: Quinton […]

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Lady Hoppers Winning Streak Halted by 5Ps

St. John’s, Antigua – The Antigua and Barbuda Football Association Women’s League continued on Wednesday, May 25 at the ARG where football action was on display. Glenn’s Pet Paradise Lady Greenbay Hoppers suffered their first defeat of the season going under 3-2 against Lady Wadadli 5PS. Lady Greenbay Hoppers (2) vs. Lady Wadadli 5PS (3) […]

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The ABFA Girls Under – 15 League Kicks Off

St. John’s, Antigua – The ABFA Girls Under – 15 League kicked off on Saturday, May 21 , with excitement during the CONCACAF Women’s Football Day celebrations. Six teams, talented players, plus the girls U-13 Grassroots was on show at the Antigua Recreation Grounds for some exciting matches. The fans will be looking forward to […]

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Lady Sweetes Earn First Win As Lady Sap Defeated

St. John’s, Antigua – The Antigua and Barbuda Football Association Women’s League Continued on CONCACAF’s Women’s Football Day. Lady Sweetes picked up their first points by defeating Freemans Village Scorpions 3 goals to nil. In the evening’s second encounter Glenn’s Pet Paradise Lady Greenbay Hoppers defeated Lady Sap 5 – 0 giving Sap their first […]

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Antigua and Barbuda FA Host FIFA MA RAP Course

St. John’s, Antigua – The Antigua & Barbuda Football Association opened FIFA’s Member Association RAP Course on Tuesday at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium In attendance was FIFA fitness instructor Allan Brown, FIFA Referees Instructor Livingston Bailey, ABFA President Everton Gonsalves and CFU President Gordon Derrick. The Course which has twenty referees in attendance is […]

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FIFA MA Coaching Course in Antigua and Barbuda May 19 – 23

St. John’s , Antigua – The Antigua and Barbuda Football Association is presently hosting the association’s 4th edition of the FIFA MA Women’s Coaching Corse. The five-day course is aimed at the continuous development of women’s football coaches on the Island both technically and tactically as well as understanding the specific physiological and psychological characteristics […]

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Win for Lady Five P’s and Lady SAP at the ARG on Sunday

St. John’s, Antigua – Lady Five P’s left ARG with 3 points against CPTSA Wings. Lady Five P’s could have had a goal spree evening had it not been for the improve performance of Goal Keeper Kayanna Alexander of CPTSA Wings. Jamila Benjamin converted for Lady Five P’s in the 38th & 64th minute while […]

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Antigua & Barbuda's Quinton Griffith (11) and George Dublin (17) fight for the ball with Landon Donovan (10) of the U.S. during the first half of their 2014 World Cup qualifier soccer match in Tampa, Florida, June 8, 2012.  REUTERS/Steve Nesius (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT SOCCER)

Antigua & Barbuda’s Griffith grows his game in Charleston

CHARLESTON, South Carolina — It may be a long way from Antigua & Barbuda to Charleston, South Carolina, but for the versatile Quinton Griffith, the transition from the Caribbean nation to the United States has been a comfortable one. Now in his fourth season with the Charleston Battery of the USL, Griffith has become quite […]

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Lady Greenbay Hoppers Defeated CPTSA Wings 9 goals to nil

St. John’s, Antigua — After getting off to a start perhaps slower than which the team is accustomed to in the ABFA Women’s League, Glenn’s Pet Paradise Lady Greenbay Hoppers may be finding a groove after putting 9 past CPTSA Wings at the ARG on Friday night. Goal Scorers: Zola Kaza – 4th , 55th […]

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CONCACAF Elects New President

Mexico City  – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) today held its XXXI Ordinary Congress in Mexico City where elections were conducted for CONCACAF President and positions on the CONCACAF and FIFA Councils. All of the Confederation’s 41 Member Associations participated in the elections for CONCACAF positions and with a […]

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