The United States Soccer Federation has announced June 8 as the new date for its 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying match against Trinidad and Tobago, a day earlier than previously scheduled.
Haiti emerged the highest rated country from the Caribbean in both male and female categories based on the final 2016 ranking by soccerâ€™s governing body FIFA announced last month. Among the men, the French-speaking nation was ranked 73 and was one of only five Caribbean nations to make it into the top 100. The others were Jamaica (77), Trinidad and Tobago (78), St. Kitts and Nevis (80) and Antigua and Barbuda (93).
Jamaicaâ€™s senior menâ€™s soccer team will play two friendly international games in the United States next month - one against the host nation, the other versus Honduras. The Reggae Boyz will first face the U.S. on Feb. 3 at Finley Stadium in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Their second match will be against Honduras on Feb. 16 at BBVA Compass Stadium, Houston, Texas.
Kingston, Jamaica; Sagicor Foundation today launched the 19th staging of its Sagicor Sigma Corporate Run 2017 at the Spanish Court Hotel. The annual run will be held on Sunday February 19 at 7:30 a.m. under the theme 'run for the fun, donate for the cause'. Sagicor Group has set out to raise $60 million from the race event and fundraising, to contribute to three beneficiaries.