Escobar Flores denied Scholars from advancing in the CIFA President’s Cup

After two hours of football Wednesday (2 December) night, the quarterfinal game between Latinos and Scholars needed a penalty shootout to decide who would move on in the Cayman Islands Football Association President’s Cup tournament. Latinos goalkeeper Carlos Alberto Escobar Flores kept the opposition out of his net; saving two of three (third shot missed)Continue reading “Escobar Flores denied Scholars from advancing in the CIFA President’s Cup”

Government restores full funding to CIFA

The Cayman Islands Government and the Cayman Islands Football Association (CIFA) have once again partnered up. The partnership was made official Wednesday (2 December) afternoon, where both parties signed a purchase agreement that requires government to grant a sum of $150,000 to CIFA’s annual budget, effective immediately. “Today is a very important day for footballContinue reading “Government restores full funding to CIFA”

Ebanks surpasses last season’s top scorers

Scholars’ striker Jonah Ebanks now has 14 goals in the 2020-2021 Cayman Islands Football Association League following a 3-0 victory over Sunset FC Sunday (15 November) night. It took both Scholars’ Kimani Finn and former Elite striker Christopher Reeves to tie 13 goals after playing 11 league matches last season. However, Ebanks has surpassed thatContinue reading “Ebanks surpasses last season’s top scorers”

Gall nets four goals to extend Latinos’ losing streak

The goals continue to pile up against Latinos after Scholars defeated the spanish team 5-0 Sunday (8 November) night in the Cayman Islands Football Association (CIFA) Women’s League. Scholars’ Shanel Gall was the woman of the match after securing 4 goals for her team. Gall opened the scoreboards 12 minutes into the match and tenContinue reading “Gall nets four goals to extend Latinos’ losing streak”

“Slow” start for Bodden Town FC

The 2019-2020 league winners, Bodden Town Football Club has performed at a substandard level, tallying two draws and a loss during their last three games. The club currently sits in fourth place in the Cayman Islands Football Association (CIFA) Men’s Premier League, with a record of 2-2-1. “There is a lot of football to beContinue reading ““Slow” start for Bodden Town FC”

Good start for Elite in the women’s league

Elite SC finally hit the pitch Sunday (11 October) night after missing rounds 1 and 2 in the Cayman Islands Football Association (CIFA) Women’s League. The 2019-2020 league winners’ return featured a 5-0 victory over Latinos, who has been on a humiliating losing streak. Previously, Elite was scheduled to play against Roma Fusion in roundContinue reading “Good start for Elite in the women’s league”

Rodriguez late goal secures three points

Latinos’ Raul Rodriguez scored a hero’s goal with just 15 minutes left against Bodden Town Sunday (11 October) night at the Ed Bush Stadium. Both teams came into the game undefeated; winning their first two games in the Cayman Islands Football Association (CIFA) Premier League. For Bodden Town the game was an opportunity to getContinue reading “Rodriguez late goal secures three points”

Hurricane Delta leaves CIFA games on hiatus

The Cayman Islands Football Association (CIFA) President Alfredo Whittaker confirmed Tuesday (6 September) afternoon, that two league games have been postponed due to forecast. “The matches were scheduled to play this week; Tuesday, and Wednesday but because of the tropical storm and hurricane warning that we had, CIFA decided to postpone those games for nextContinue reading “Hurricane Delta leaves CIFA games on hiatus”

FIFA suspends Trinidad & Tobago indefinitely

On the heels of their World Cup qualifying matches set to take place in March next year; The FIFA Council has indefinitely suspended the Trinidad and Tobago Football Association (TTFA) due to violations of the FIFA Statutes. The suspension was prompted by the TTFA taking FIFA before a local court in Trinidad and Tobago, followingContinue reading “FIFA suspends Trinidad & Tobago indefinitely”

Competitive showing in the Division One League return

The Cayman Islands Football Association (CIFA) Division One League, previously known as the Fosters First Division reemerged after being cancelled 4 years ago. Teams like Cayman Athletic, Prospect United and Cayman Brac returned for league play after missing last season. While North Side and Alliance were both relegated following an unsatisfactory performance in the premierContinue reading “Competitive showing in the Division One League return”