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Stories by Nodley Wright

Published:Sunday | November 19, 2017 | 12:00 AMNodley Wright

Today's Red Stripe Premier League (RSPL) action promises to be very exciting, with a number of intriguing encounters but the one that most catches the eye is the Humble Lion-Waterhouse clash at Effortville.This match features the return of Donovan...

Published:Thursday | November 16, 2017 | 12:00 AMNodley Wright

"It was historic. Euphoric, hard to put into words," were the first words that popped out of the mouth of Warren Barrett, captain of the historic Reggae Boyz team, the first from the English-speaking Caribbean to qualify for the football World Cup....

Published:Sunday | November 12, 2017 | 12:00 AMNodley Wright

The Spanish Town Prison Oval should be rocking today at 3 p.m. when leaders and defending champions Arnett Gardens play away to last year's beaten finalists and current second-place team Portmore United in a top-of-the-table clash."It will be a big...

Published:Sunday | November 5, 2017 | 12:00 AMNodley Wright

It should be an intriguing Red Stripe Premier League (RSPL) matchup at the UWI Bowl this afternoon when title aspirants UWI FC host Harbour View FC, a team that "has been there and done that".The history of both teams appears worlds apart, with UWI...

Published:Saturday | November 4, 2017 | 12:00 AMNodley Wright

Thursday evening was similar to Monday evening for Cavalier Football Club as they marched to another 2-0 victory in the Red Stripe Premier League and like it was on Monday, the three little 'big men' were at the heart of their victory.Chevone Marsh...

Published:Wednesday | November 1, 2017 | 12:00 AMNodley Wright

Former St George's schoolboy Alex Marshall on Monday night did a whole lot to allay fears of him being another schoolboy star who is unable to make the grade at the Red Stripe Premier League level. His impressive performance aided his team in its...

Published:Sunday | October 29, 2017 | 12:00 AMNodley Wright

Former champions Tivoli Gardens will kick a competitive ball for the first time this season in the Red Stripe Premier League (RSPL) at their home ground, Edward Seaga Sports Complex, today when they host Sandals South Coast, and they intend to make...

Published:Sunday | October 22, 2017 | 12:00 AMNodley Wright

Having recorded two firsts of Premier League life with their first goal and first point, Westmoreland-based Red Stripe Premier League debutantes Sandals South Coast will be going after yet another today - their first victory - when they play away to...

Published:Thursday | October 19, 2017 | 12:00 AMNodley Wright

Former champions Tivoli Gardens on Monday earned their first win of the season after four games with a 1-0 win over fellow former champions Harbour View at the Anthony Spaulding Sports Complex.Twenty-two year-old substitute Junior McGregor was the...

Published:Wednesday | October 18, 2017 | 11:25 PMNodley Wright

For the first time in over a season, national midfielder Andrew Vanzie has looked like a man having fun in his work.The 26-year-old midfielder even played with a smile on his face and was responsible for his team's go-ahead goal in their 1-1 draw...

Published:Sunday | October 15, 2017 | 12:00 AMNodley Wright

Leaders Portmore United will once again try to separate themselves from the pack when they play away to former champions Waterhouse at the Drewsland Stadium.Last year's beaten finalists are one of four teams topping the league on points, but they...

Published:Wednesday | October 11, 2017 | 12:00 AMNodley Wright

Like a number of his famous namesakes, 19-year-old Arnett Gardens midfielder Ronaldo Wright thought he had produced the goods to hand his team a third successive win when he swept them in front in their Red Stripe Premier League encounter with...

Published:Sunday | October 8, 2017 | 12:00 AMNodley Wright

Former champions Tivoli Gardens will be hoping that for them, it will be a case of when the going gets tough, the tough get going, when they play away to leaders Portmore United in their third match of the season. Having lost their first two...

Published:Tuesday | October 3, 2017 | 12:00 AMNodley Wright

There is hardly a player who stands taller on a football field, especially the outfield, than Newton Sterling, and on Sunday, it was no different.Thirty-two-year-old Sterling, who stands well over six feet, was the difference between fierce rivals...

Published:Sunday | October 1, 2017 | 12:00 AMNodley Wright

Any game featuring Tivoli Gardens and Arnett Gardens is always a delight, and today should be no different as the two powerhouses take centre stage in one of five Red Stripe Premier League matches on the schedule.As hosts and defending champions,...

Published:Sunday | September 24, 2017 | 12:00 AMNodley Wright

After a three-week delay, the 2017-2018 season of the Red Stripe Premier League will finally get going with four matches today and two tomorrow.As if to ease the fans into the season gently, the finalists and the promoted teams will not take to the...

Published:Wednesday | July 26, 2017 | 12:00 AMNodley Wright

The Reggae Boyz will start as the underdogs in this the final of the 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup at the Levi Stadium in Santa Clara, California, at 8:30 p.m. Jamaica time. And that could just be the way they want it.Heading into the tournament, not much...

Published:Sunday | July 23, 2017 | 12:00 AMNodley Wright

The 2017 version of the Reggae Boyz is a band that the entire country can be proud of. The beat has not been the most rhythmic, but they have done enough to remain on stage and keep some of the crowd interested.This evening will be their biggest gig...

Published:Thursday | July 20, 2017 | 12:00 AMNodley Wright

The Reggae Boyz will this evening hope to have their best performance yet at the 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup when they go up against Canada in the quarter-final at the University of Phoenix Stadium. Kick off time is 6:30.Head coach Theodore Whitmore had...

Published:Sunday | July 16, 2017 | 12:00 AMNodley Wright

Having laboured to a 0-0 draw and a valuable point in their last group game against defending champions and group leaders Mexico on Thursday, the Reggae Boyz will enter today's game against El Salvador in the 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup with the...

Published:Thursday | July 13, 2017 | 12:00 AMNodley Wright

Having registered a win in their opening encounter, the Reggae Boyz will tonight seek to make it two in a row when they go up against defending champions Mexico in the 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup.Action begins at 9:30, Jamaica time at the Sports...

Published:Sunday | July 9, 2017 | 12:00 AMNodley Wright

The Reggae Boyz will this evening seek to rebound from their disappointing loss in the final of the Caribbean Cup to Curacao when they take on the same opposition in their opening group game of the 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup. Game time is 6 p.m. at the...

Published:Sunday | July 2, 2017 | 12:00 AMNodley Wright

Reggae Boy Romeo Parkes thought that that one moment of madness would have been the end of his career. A life ban would surely be the consequence of his uncharacteristic out of the blue attack on an opponent in May 2016, Parkes thought.Having...

Published:Wednesday | June 21, 2017 | 11:20 PMNodley Wright

Burrell's endlesspassion"What we dreamed he dared," was how communications specialist and a man who played an important role on Jamaica's historic journey to the 1998 World Cup, Curtis Myrie described the former Jamaica Football Federation (JFF)...

Published:Wednesday | June 21, 2017 | 11:19 PMNodley Wright

Burrell a man of class, commitment - McNabAlrick McNab is someone who has been around sports and football in particular for close to six decades. The man who has served Jamaica's football in almost all capacities and one who was a friend of the...

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