Spurs move on in League Cup
Club TSTT maintained its advantage over Trincity Nationals
to advance to round two of the Emerald Apartments and Plaza
League Cup after the return leg of the tie on Thursday.
On Tuesday, TSTT beat Trincity 3-0 and was therefore comfortable
going into Thursdays match on the Eddie Hart Ground
of the Orange Grove Savannah, Tacarigua.
Aware of the daunting task ahead of them the Trincity players
displayed great spirit and at the half the score was tied
1-1 but it was not to be as TSTT managed to stay level with
their opponents, effectively eliminating them from the competition.
Wendell Alexander and Patrick Toussaint scored for TSTT, which
advanced on a 5-2 aggregate, while Darryl Gouvia and Frederick
Douglas got Trincitys goals.
At Constantine Park, Tunapuna, Spurs beat El Dorado 4-1 to
advance to round two after the teams drew 2-2 in the first
leg on Tuesday at the same venue.
Hayden Jones hit a pair of goals in the first half to give
Spurs a 2-0 lead at the interval and Nicholas Jagassar and
Kevin Peters completed the rout on the resumption while Kevon
Joseph got El Dorados consolation goal.
Tobago Football Association
St Clair Coaching School beaten
St Clair Coaching School suffered its first defeat of the
season, losing to Sideys of Speyside.
Coaching Schools strikers, led by National U-21 player
Keon Daniel, found the five-man defensive team staff employed
by Sideys impenetrable and suffered a 1-0 defeat.
Playing before a vociferous and intimidating crowd of a couple
hundred spectators mainly Speyside villagers, Junior Lyons
scored for Sideys to give them the victory.
The win pushes Sideys to the top of the standings with
eighteen points, one more than Coaching School who have one
game to complete their first round schedule.
Charlotteville Unifiers 4 (Kevern Murphy, 2, Duane Murray,
Garvin McKenna) vs Bethel United 1 (Colvin McKenna, own goal).
Roxborough Lakers 3 (Sellon Gray, 2 own goals) vs 1976 FC
Georgia 1 (Atwell Phillips) vs Pepsi Hills United 1 (Patrick
Teams P W D L GF GA Pts
Sideys 9 5 3 1 15 9 18
St Clairs 8 5 2 1 21 5 17
R/boro Lakers 8 5 2 1 15 12 17
C/ville Unifiers 8 4 3 1 17 7 15
Bethel 8 3 3 2 14 14 12
Georgia 9 2 3 4 6 11 9
1976 FC Phoenix 8 2 1 5 9 17 7
Pepsi Hills 9 1 4 4 14 23 7
Stokely Vale 8 2 1 5 6 17 7
Mason Hall P.Y.C 7 1 0 6 4 15 3
Teams P W D L GF GA Pts
DSX Young H... 5 3 1 1 19 4 10
Signal Hill United 4 3 0 1 10 6 9
Golden Lane 5 2 2 1 7 6 8
Stag Bethel... 4 2 1 1 8 8 7
Leeds United 3 1 0 2 2 4 3
Mainstreet 5 0 0 5 1 19 0
Teams P W D L GF GA Pts
Goal City 4 4 0 0 15 1 12
Calder Hall 4 2 1 1 12 6 7
Earlbrokes 4 2 0 2 7 5 6
Argyle Youth S... 4 2 0 2 8 9 6
HV Milan 4 1 1 2 7 15 4
Northside C... 4 0 0 4 3 16 0
Northern Football Association
Maple stops Media Net Orie 3-2
Maple got its second win in four matches, a 3-2 victory at
the expense of high-scoring Media Net Orie on Sunday on the
Paragon Ground, Queens Park Savannah, Port-of-Spain
in the Premier division of the NFAs 2005 Football League.
Orie previously scored 14 goals in its first three matches
of the competition but goals from Nicholas Alexander and Quincy
Charles could not help them past a determined Maple on a sodden
Maples Roger Harewood and Julio Dos Santos scored to
keep their team in the game but it was Ryan Fifis 55th
minute penalty that proved to be the game-winner at the final
whistle after a keenly contested 90 minutes of football.
On Saturday QPCC beat Paragon 4-2 with goals coming from Shane
Correia, Anthony Hewitt Aida Roberts and Bryan Cumberbatch
while Paragon got goals from Antonio Alleyne and Ricardo Oroceo.
The matches; T&TEC versus Cocorite United originally carded
for Saturday and Superstar Rangers versus Fire Service scheduled
for Sunday were rescheduled to play today and yesterday respectively.
Maple 3 (Roger Harewood, Julio Dos Santos, Ryan Fifi, pk)
vs Media Net Orie 2 (Nicholas Alexander, Quincy Charles).
Defence Force 7 vs Cosmos Eagles 0.
QPCC 4 (Shane Correia, Anthony Hewitt, Aida Roberts, Bryan
Cumberbatch) vs Paragon 2 (Antonio Alleyne, Ricardo Oroceo)
St Francois Nationals 0 vs Malvern 0.
Group A: Harvard 1 (Sean Rampoo) vs SKHY 0.
Trendsetter Hawks 5 (Kareem Baptiste, 2, Jamal Spencer, 2,
Tkesta Jules) vs Net Shakers 1 (Ivan Williams).
Group B: Maraval Youth Academy 3 (Matthew OConnor, 3
)vs Superstar Rangers 1 (Oba Alleyne).
RSSR 1 (Hakim Gulston) vs Young Lions 1 (Adrian Martin).
Morvant United 0 vs San Juan Jabloteh 0.
Defence Force Youths 3 (Wellington Paul, 2, Tuska James) vs
Maraval Youth Academy 3 (Rondell Austin, 2, Kiel Pierre) vs
Morvant United 1 (Andell Andrews).
Trendsetter Hawks 1 (Keenan Mc Shine) vs SKHY 1 (Charles Hadden)
Superstar Rangers 2 (Tariq La Roche, Xavier Rajpaul) vs San
Juan Jabloteh 0.
Central Football Association
Cruz International sweeps CFA prizes
Cruz Internationals womens and Under-11 teams
ran to victory in their respective divisions on Sunday in
The Cruz women were crowned undisputed champs among the women
after they recorded victories in all the other five teams
in the division, the latest being a 3-0 drubbing of Union
Claxton Bay (UCB).
Kedisha Gabriel opened the scoring for Cruz in the 12th minute,
captain Carlana Raymond doubled the advantage in the 27th
minute and Camille Degale cemented the win with a 35th minute
Cruz finished with full points, 12 from four matches, having
scored eight goals, conceding none in the process, Central
United was second on nine having won all but one of its matches,
the one against Cruz, they collected $600 and $450 for their
Gabriel and Verlea Duprey scored three goals each and shared
the MVP award, they both received a pair of football boots
sponsored by Cellular Planet.
The Cruz Under-11s could not retain the crown during
regulation and extra time but held their nerve to beat St
Marys United 3-2 on penalty kicks.
Earlier in the day Cruz drew goalless against South Centre
for Excellence A to top group four and advance to the semi-final
where they beat Trinity Nationals, the group two winners,
4-0 while St Marys, group three winners, beat group
one winner W Connection 2-0.
Guy Boldon, father of Olympic medalist Ato Boldon, presented
the Ato Boldon Cup to the jubilant Cruz boys who also took
Cruz International 3 (Kedisha Gabriel, Carlana Raymond) vs
Waterloo Strikers 5 (Arielle Du Quesnay, Shanille Warrick,
2, Verlea Duprey, Markila Joseph) vs UCB 0.
Central United 1 (Own goal) vs Point Fortin Soccer Babes 0.
St Marys United 2 vs W Connection 0.
Cruz International 4 vs Trinity Nationals 0.
Third Place: W Connection 0 vs Trinity Nationals 0 (Connection
won 2-1 on penalties).
Final: Cruz International 0 vs St Marys United 0 (Cruz
won 3-2 on penalties).
Teams P W D L GF GA Pts
Cruz 4 4 0 0 8 0 12
Central Utd 4 3 0 1 3 2 9
P Fortin 4 2 0 2 3 3 6
Waterloo 4 1 0 3 6 6 3
UCB 4 0 0 4 1 10 0
Southern Football Association
Fyzabad Community Football League
Gons shoot down T&TEC 1-0
Marlon Lewis scored a spectacular goal in the third minute
of the Gons versus T&TEC match to give Gons a 1-0 win
in the Fyzabad Community Football League.
Lewis left -footed shot that wrong-footed T&TEC
goalie on its way to the back of the net was named the goal
of the week by league organisers.
After three rounds of matches Gons and New Commers head the
league table with the maximum six points from their two matches
played, New Commers have a one goal advantage over the second
placed Gons and is perched atop the standings.
Jamal Ayers is alone at the top of the goalscorers list
having scored four goals in three matches Kervin Fraser, Shawn
Williams (Juventus), Adisa Alexander (Fyzo Ball Playaz) and
Karim Gibson (T&TEC) are joint second on three goals.
Lewis and his Gons team-mates Curt Fermin and Rawle Francis
along with Francis George (Juventus), Jamal Pierre (Avocat
United), Ricky Thomas (Dow united) and Sherwyn Baxam (Standard)
are third on two goals each.
Thursday: Dow United 3 (Steve Ferrena, Ryan Edwards, Rusell
David) vs Colley Street Strikers 2 (Kevin Lucas pk, Keron
Saturday: Juventus 1 (Francis George, pk,) vs Fyzo Ball Players
1 (Vaughn Goodridge).