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Tag Archives: Football

A FIFA World Cup Final Event in 2018 – by ALVIN CORNEAL

FIFA President Joseph S Blatter reveals Russia as holders for the 2018 World Cup at the Messe on December 2, 2010 in Zurich, Switzerland. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

The excitement of 2014 FIFA World Cup BrazilTM finals is still ever present in my system, where the liveliness of a flamboyant people presented a wonderful atmosphere on and off the football stadiums. The tourist experiences, from the Corcovado to the Sugarloaf Mountain in Rio de Janeiro, through to the hustle and bustle of the Copacabana beach filled with swimmers …

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Lessons Learnt: 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil – by ALVIN CORNEAL

We are all aware of the final results of the 2014 FIFA World Cup BrazilTM the winners, losers, goal scorers, the reasons for victory and defeat, plus the exciting goals scored, brilliant saves, and exquisite ball possession methods in midfield or elsewhere. The matches are fresh in the minds of football fans and those who threw their support behind their …

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Some will view as a dream come true, simply because of the many wonderful things that have been mentioned about this vast piece of land space in South America, the 2014 FIFA World Cup™ being held in Brazil. Brazilian song and dance, the samba and bossa nova, mixed nicely with the dazzling feet of some of the world’s most fantastic …

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Returning to the FOOTBALL ADMINISTRATION of the ‘old time days’ – Some Issues and Solutions

Trinidad & Tobago World Cup Team - 1966

Those who lived through the early years of football in T&T and have witnessed the levels of change, would know that most of the changes, particularly in the removal of the clubs and present lack of accountability, has weakened a football administration that was once cohesive. Football’s Golden Years: The 50’s and 60’s  Football was once the nation’s first love, and …

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Alvin Corneal

ALVIN CORNEAL is one of a handful of sportsmen who has represented our national teams in both football and cricket. He was also a member of the first ever West Indies football team. His participation in sports at the national level spans more than a decade. He has held positions such as National Football Coach of junior and senior teams, …

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