The Jamaica Football Federation (JFF) will carry out an inspection of the National Stadium this afternoon at 3.30 p.m. to determine the state of readiness for the crucial World Cup qualifier against Mexico on Saturday, October 11.
The hunt for top honours in Zone ‘A’ of the Inter-Secondary Schools Sports Association/Pepsi/Digicel rural area daCosta Cup football competition will heat up this afternoon with the main contenders in action.
Veteran football administrator Lincoln ‘Happy’ Sutherland will head off today for Guatemala to do duties as a FIFA Match Commissioner in the CONCACAF Champions League between the host country’s CSD Municipal and Puerto Rico Islanders.
West Indies opening batsman Xavier Marshall, who tested positive in the drug tests conducted during the Stanford Super Star two-week camp in Antigua in August, has been selected in Jamaica’s squad for the upcoming Regional One-Day and Four-Day Series
Champions Portmore United defeated hosts Arnett Gardens 1-0 at the Tony Spaulding Sports Complex yesterday to maintain its perfect start in the 2008 to 2009 Digicel Premier League football competition.
Striker Carlington Smith scored two goals to lead defending champions Portmore United to a 2-0 victory over promoted Rivoli United in their Digicel National Premier League opener at Ferdie Neita Park yesterday.