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Beverly Melbourne

Coach Roy Wilhelm
“Cayman has great a future in football, but the best and probably the only way to get there is to develop the talents and not focus on success as success is relatively important, but the development of these talents is the most difficult and significant part of the process.”

Those were the strong words used by Celebrated Dutch Coach Roy Wilhelm who was on the island with his team of PSV Eindhoven coaches conducting the Cayman Islands Football Association (CIFA) Dutch training camp recently at the Truman Bodden Sports Complex in George Town Grand Cayman.

ImageMiami FC suffered a tough 2-1 loss on the road to the Carolina Railhawks at WakeMed Park on Aug. 18, handing the Blues their first loss this month.

The Blues have two more games remaining in their road trip before returning home on Sept. 11 to take on the Montreal Impact at Lockhart Stadium.

Miami FC is preparing for an important three-game road trip that begins on Wednesday, Aug. 18 with a match against the Carolina Railhawks at WakeMed Park. Kick-off is set for a 7:00 p.m.

"We know we will have another tough challenge ahead of us. We are just looking to keep playing better soccer and hope to come away with a positive result," said Head Coach Daryl Shore The Blues look to remain unbeaten in the month of August and gain some ground in the playoff race as the team looks to make a late season run towards a playoff berth. Miami FC currently sits six points behind the Tampa Bay Rowdies for the eighth and final playoff spot with eight games remaining. Wednesday's game will be the second and final meeting of the season between the Blues and Railhawks after both teams fought to a 1-1 draw in an early season match at Lockhart Stadium on May 8.

The Community Action Agency Foundation (CAAF) provided financial assistance to Takia Williams an After-School Program participant at the Miami-Dade Community Action Agency's (CAA) Perrine Neighborhood Service Center, 17801 Homestead Avenue, Miami, FL 33157; to participate in the Amateur Athletic Union Junior Olympic Games. Takia is 1 of the 8 nationally qualified participants that will be competing in the 2010 AAU Junior Olympic Games in Norfolk, VA, July 31 – August 7, 2010.