Lumumba to cut administration costs if elected

GFF presidential hopeful Odinga Lumumba again bemoaned poor football standard in Guyana, while also outlining his vision for a complete turnaround for the sport if elected on May 27 to succeed current president Colin Klass.

Lodge Secondary deflates Tutorial High

ScotiaBank/Pepsi Schools Football Academy…

Lodge Secondary School romped to a scintillating victory against Tutorial High School when the inaugural ScotiaBank/Pepsi Schools Football Academy continued yesterday with two matches at the National Insurance Scheme (NIS) Ground.

Alpha United are Super Four Champs

GFF Super League Competition…

Alpha United and Guyana Defence Force (GDF) battled to an exhausting finish in the final of the Guyana Football Federation (GFF) Super League – Super Four Knockout Competition with  Alpha emerging victorious.

Real, Barcelona protests dismissed

(BBC) European football’s governing body has rejected the complaints lodged by Real Madrid and Barcelona following their Champions League semi-final first leg.

Pele edge Fruta Conquerors 2-1

Pele Football Club downed Fruta Conquerors 2-1 in extra time in the final of the Pele Football  Club under 17 knockout tournament held at the Georgetown Football Club (GFC) ground Wednesday evening from 18:00hrs.

Fletcher hat-trick leads Georgetown past Bartica

Jermaine Fletcher recorded a hat-trick for Georgetown as they catapulted to victory against Bartica when action in the Guyana Football Federation (GFF) Inter Association Under-17 football tournament continued at the Georgetown Football Club (GFC) Ground yesterday afternoon.

Confident Blatter wins South American backing

ASUNCION, (Reuters) – Sepp Blatter said he was  fully confident of winning another four-year term as FIFA  president as he secured the backing of South America’s soccer  chiefs on the campaign trail yesterday.

Lumumba gets nod to challenge Klass at May 27 elections

Odinga Lumumba, president of Guyana’s number one team Alpha ‘The Hammer’ United, has gotten the nod from the Georgetown Football Association’s (GFA) constituents to challenge president of the GFF Colin Klass at the upcoming elections on May 27.

Messi on way to becoming greatest of all time – Batista

BUENOS AIRES, (Reuters) – Lionel Messi will one day  be regarded as the greatest footballer of all time, said  Argentina coach Sergio Batista after watching his two-goal  Champions League display for Barcelona against Real Madrid.

Barcelona and Real row escalates

MADRID,  (Reuters) – A row between Barcelona and  Real Madrid which erupted after Wednesday’s Champions League  semi-final first leg escalated yesterday when the pair filed   complaints with UEFA.

Manchester United outclass Schalke in 2-0 stroll

GELSENKIRCHEN, Germany, (Reuters) – Manchester  United outclassed Schalke 04 in a one-sided Champions League  semi-final first leg yesterday, with goals from Ryan Giggs and  Wayne Rooney securing a 2-0 win for the English side.

Camptown defeat Conquerors to take crown

Mayor’s Cup Tournament…

Sunburst Camptown produced a stirring performance against Fruta Conquerors in the final of the Mayor’s Cup Knockout Tournament which earned them the title Thursday night at the Georgetown Cricket Club (GCC) Ground.

Star Boys blast quick goals for comfortable victory

Linden’s Guinness Greatest of the Streets

Star Boys Ralph Alexander and Jermaine Mc Bean recorded two of the tournament’s fastest goals on the fifth night of action in the inaugural Linden Guinness Greatest of the Streets Futsal competition at the Silver City Hard court on Wednesday night.

Milerock go under 0-3 to Trinidad’s Defence Force

CFU Club Championship...

Striker Richard “Shaka” Roy scored a goal on either side of the half as Digicel T&T Pro League champions, Defence Force strolled to a comfortable 3-0 win over Guyana’s Milerock to secure a semifinal spot in the Caribbean Football Union (CFU) Club Championship  at the Larry Gomes Stadium, Malabar on Friday night.

Alpha advances

CFU Club Championship…

-‘The Hammer’  humbles River Plate to progress to next round of CFU club c/ships Alpha `The Hammer’ United claimed its first victory in the Caribbean Football Union (CFU) club championships when they defeated River Plate FC in a thrilling encounter at the Georgetown Cricket Club (GCC) Ground, Bourda yesterday.

Hargreaves future bleak as latest injury ends season

MANCHESTER, England,  (Reuters) – Midfielder Owen  Hargreaves’ Manchester United career could be over after manager  Alex Ferguson said the luckless player’s latest injury would  keep him out for the rest of the season.

GFA in bid to get voting rights restored before elections

The Georgetown Football Association continued its push to be regularized and duly constituted under its umbrella body, Guyana Football Federation, when they submitted the relevant documents yesterday to facilitate this process.

Manchester ready to block United’s treble dream

LONDON, (Reuters) – Manchester City would ease some  of the hurt inflicted on them over the last four decades by  Manchester United if they were to win their FA Cup semi-final at  Wembley Stadium tomorrow and end United’s treble hopes.