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Published:Wednesday | January 13, 2021 | 3:33 PMRachid Parchment/Assistant Sports Editor -

National striker Junior Flemmings has signed for Alabama-based Birmingham Legion in the United Soccer League (USL). Flemmings, USL's Most Valuable Player last season, was released by Phoenix Rising after an incident last season where he was alleged...

Published:Sunday | December 6, 2020 | 7:05 PMRachid Parchment/Assistant Sports Editor -

National Under 23 footballer Kyle Butler has hired Tom Tavares-Finson, Donahue Martin Jr, and Sean-Christopher Castle as his lawyers as he seeks justice for an alleged assault on him by an unnamed attacker last week. A statement released by Tavares...

Published:Tuesday | December 1, 2020 | 8:05 PMRachid Parchment/Assistant Sports Editor -

The Twitter account of Kyle Butler has posted more content alleging abuse of the national Under-23 footballer. After a series of posts on Monday that alleged that the 22-year-old had been stabbed and left to bleed in an incident at Mona High School...

Published:Monday | November 30, 2020 | 8:18 PMRachid Parchment/Assistant Sports Editor -

Tweets from the Twitter account of National men's Under 23 footballer Kyle Butler say he was attacked at a training session at the Mona High School in St Andrew on Monday. Allegations were made in a series of since-deleted tweets, one of which contained images of graphic...

Published:Friday | November 13, 2020 | 10:11 PMRachid Parchment/Assistant Sports Editor -

Sports lawyer Dr Emir Crowne has sought to clarify uncertainty regarding Reggae Boy Junior Flemmings' status with United Soccer League club Phoenix Rising. Flemmings' club announced on Friday morning that it would be renewing the contracts of eight...

Published:Friday | November 13, 2020 | 1:02 PMRachid Parchment/Assistant Sports Editor -

National striker Junior Flemmings has not been re-signed by United Soccer League (USL) club Phoenix Rising in the United States. In what many would probably consider the best season of his career, Flemmings scored 14 goals for Rising, and won the...

Published:Wednesday | October 7, 2020 | 3:14 PMRachid Parchment/Assistant Sports Editor -

Phoenix Rising General Manager Bobby Dulle says that the club will not appeal the United Soccer League's (USL) decision to punish striker Junior Flemmings for an alleged homophobic slur. Flemmings, who also represents Jamaica's senior men's...

Published:Friday | October 2, 2020 | 12:16 AMRachid Parchment/Assistant Sports Editor -

Junior Flemmings was having the season of his life at Phoenix Rising in the United Soccer League (USL). But an alleged anti-gay barb could turn out to be a fatal trip in the Jamaican’s football career in the United States. The second-tier football...

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