Football

Coach Price takes Reggae Girlz defeat in stride

Andrew Price would have loved for Jamaica's senior Reggae Girlz to finish atop Group B in the recently concluded Caribbean Football Union (CFU) Women's Challenge Series, but given the circumstances, he is pleased with the outcome. Read More

Excelsior trounce Denham Town 4-0 to retain ISSA schoolgirls football title
DEFENDING champions Excelsior High whipped Denham Town High 4-0 to retain their Inter-secondary Schools Sports Association (ISSA)/Locker Room Sports Schoolgirls football title at the Spanish Town Prison Oval yesterday.... Read More

Whitmore in, but out as Boyz head off for Caribbean tour
Head Coach Theodore Whitmore will travel with the senior Reggae Boyz team for their two-match friendly international tour of the Eastern Caribbean this week, after he was initially axed from the tour.... Read More

UEFA Champion's League returns
Today, Tuesday, April 24 and Wednesday, April 25, UEFA Champion's League action returns with two smashing semi-final games. Football lovers across the world will be treated to some exciting match-ups and JustBet is here to preview...... Read More

Africa football boss wants Europe to back Morocco World Cup bid

Tuesday, April, 24 2018    

CAIRO, Egypt (AFP) — The head of African football Ahmad Ahmad has urged Europe to back Morocco's drive to host the 2026 World Cup, in return for African support for a future European bid. Read More

Wenger's departure leaves one less star in the sky — Dein

Tuesday, April, 24 2018    

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — Arsene Wenger's decision to leave Arsenal after over two decades in charge is like a “star has dropped out of the sky” claimed the man who appointed him to the job David Dein. Read More

Reggae Girlz edged by Cuba

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter cowans@jamaicaobserver.com | Monday, April, 23 2018    

 Despite a more confident effort, Jamaica's senior Reggae Girlz closed their Caribbean Football Union (CFU) Women's Challenge Series Group B fixtures with a 0-1 defeat to Cuba at the Waterhouse Mini Stadium at Drewsland yesterday. Read More

Excelsior favoured for sixth ISSA schoolgirl football final

Monday, April, 23 2018    

The final of the Inter-secondary Schools Sports Association (ISSA)/Locker Room Sports Schoolgirl Football competition will take place today and will feature defending champions Excelsior High and first-time finalists Denham Town High. Read More

Grand finale!

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter cowans@jamaicaobserver.com | Monday, April, 23 2018    

After easily conquering the defending champions Arnett gargens in their two-leg Red Stripe Premier League (RSPL) semi-final, Waterhouse FC will be seeking to ride their current form all the way to the top of the 2017/18 season. Read More

Somerton in ATL Senior League final

Monday, April, 23 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Somerton FC qualified for their first-ever St James Football Association Sandals/ATL Senior League final last Friday after beating Heights FC 2-1 in their return-leg semi-final game at the UDC Field for a 4-2 aggregate victory. Read More

Safety fears force CONCACAF to cancel women's U-17 event

Monday, April, 23 2018    

Miami , United States (AFP) — North American football governing body CONCACAF cancelled the remainder of its Women's Under-17 Championship being staged in Nicaragua over safety concerns, the US-based organisation announced yesterday. Read More

Free-scoring Salah crowned PFA Player of the Year

Monday, April, 23 2018    

London, United Kingdom (AFP) — Mohamed Salah was crowned the Premier League's Players' Player of the Year on Sunday, with his incredible 41-goal debut season at Liverpool beating out strong competition from Manchester City's Kevin de Bruyne. Read More

Cuba test

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter cowans@jamaicaobserver.com | Sunday, April, 22 2018    

Jamaica's senior women's team will be aiming to end the Caribbean Football Union (CFU) Women's Challenge Series on a high when they square off against Cuba in the final Group B contest at the Drewsland Mini Stadium today at 5:00 pm. Read More

St George's hunt advantage in Eastern Confed Super League

Sunday, April, 22 2018    

With firm ambitions of a Premier League return, St George's Sports Club of Portland will be looking to make home advantage count by securing a big lead against St Mary's Albion Mountain when they clash in the Magnum Eastern Confederation Super League first-leg... Read More

Manchester United through to FA Cup final

Sunday, April, 22 2018    

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — Manchester United m anager Jose Mourinho believes criticism of his side this season has been unjustified after they came from behind to beat Tottenham Hotspur 2-1 yesterday at Wembley and reach a 20th FA Cup... Read More



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