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Caymanian footballer signs with pro club in Romania

Cayman Islands national men’s football team player Elijah Seymour has signed a one-year deal to play with AFC Dunarea Calarasi, a professional team based in Romania's Liga II.

Cayman to open World Cup qualifying against Suriname

Cayman's national men's football team is set to open its World Cup qualifying campaign against Suriname as the region's football governing body on Wednesday...

Bodden Town FC regain league throne

Bodden Town Football Club is back on top of the Cayman Islands Football Association Premier League after their long awaited round 10 fixture against George Town FC

Bodden Town returns to league play against GT

Bodden Town FC is scheduled to return to the Cayman Islands Football Association league Wednesday, when they face George Town SC at the Annex.

Scholars, Latinos advance to President’s Cup finals

Scholars ISC will be taking on Latinos in the Cayman Islands Football Association President's Cup finals.

Bodden Town FC returns with a win

Bodden Town FC returned to action Saturday night against East End UFC in the Cayman Islands Football Association President’s Cup tournament, winning the game 4-1.

Cayman’s U20 girls advance in CONCACAF Championship

The Cayman Islands Under-20 girls’ national team defeated St. Kitts and Nevis in their final group stage match to move on to round of 16 in the CONCACAF Women’s Championships.

Cayman ends run at CONCACAF U20 Championship

Cayman’s boys under 20 national football team returned home with a win and two losses after competing at the CONCACAF U20 Championship, in Puerto Rico. The tournament consisted of four groups. The winner of each group advances to the 2021 FIFA U20 World Cup, in Indonesia.

Scholars take top spot in CIFA Premier League

Scholars blanked North Side 8-0 Sunday night to move into first place in the Cayman Islands Football Association Premier League. Scholars’ move into the...

Cayman Islands vs. Pakistan cancelled

The friendly international football match between Cayman Islands and Pakistan has been postponed until further notice.

All-out drama in round 9 of the CIFA league

Action during Round 9 of the Cayman Islands Football Association Premier League included more than 15 yellow cards, five red cards, and a referee...

Bodden Town Football Club suspended indefinitely

Bodden Town Football Club has been suspended from the Cayman Islands Football Association league after one of its players assaulted a referee during a...

Bodden Town FC batters Alliance FC

Bodden Town FC continued their dominance in the Cayman Islands Football Association Premier League Sunday night after winning their eighth consecutive match with a...

Cayman looks to face Pakistan in international friendly

The Cayman Islands men’s national football team is set to play in their first international friendly of the year against Pakistan on 12 Feb....

Academy SC bests George Town SC

Academy SC beat George Town SC 2-1 Saturday night at the Annex, in a contentious match which included three yellow cards, several altercations and...

Scholars ISC tops Roma Fusion in women’s football action

Despite starting the match with only nine players, Scholars ISC women’s squad managed to hold their opponents scoreless in the first half, pulling out...

Scholars ISC lose to rival Elite SC in league’s round 7

Elite FC laid waste to their neighbours Scholars ISC during their derby encounter in Round 7 of the Cayman Islands Football Association League on...

CIFA matches postponed

All six of the Round 7 matches in the Cayman Islands Football Association Premier League were postponed over the weekend because several of the...

College scouts eye Cayman footballers

"Hard work doesn’t go unnoticed" Representatives from one American college soccer programme were recently in Grand Cayman to train and evaluate local players. Scouts and...

Quarter-final games set for CIFA President’s Cup

Cayman Athletic SC came up short Sunday night in the Cayman Islands Football Association President’s Cup, with East End UFC mounting a comeback to...

Athletics SC forces early start to CIFA President Cup

A late addition to the Cayman Islands Football Association Men’s President's Cup moved up the start date of the competition from Saturday, 14 Dec.,...

Bodden Town stays undefeated after topping Scholars

Bodden Town FC emerged the only undefeated team in the Cayman Islands Football Association league after a clean sheet 2-0 victory over Scholars ISC...

Alliance thankful for draw

"It’s better than a loss" Three times East End UFC took the lead. Three times Alliance just would not relent. Trailing 3-2 in added time,...

CIFA games full of on-field drama

From own goals to red cards, Monday’s week five games in the Cayman Islands Football Association Premier League was not short of drama. Latinos FC...

Police business manager facing charges in football probe

The Royal Cayman Islands Police Service business manager is expected to be charged Monday in connection with an ongoing probe into financial irregularities at...

Bodden Town tops North Side in battle of eastern districts squads

Ricoh Brown scored a hat trick and four others chipped in one goal apiece as Bodden Town breezed past eastern district rival North Side...

Latinos aim to get back on top

They share a language, a heritage and a burning desire to beat Scholars International.

Primary school football returns this weekend

The always entertaining primary school football returns this weekend as the CUC Girls Primary Football League Opening Rally kicks off the 2019 primary school football season at the T.E. McField Field (Annex Field) in George Town.
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Ticket sales for Nations League begin Thursday

Truman Bodden Sports Complex will be the host of two CONCACAF Nations Leagues football games in September, and tickets will go on sale for both those games on Thursday.

Cayman to host US, Cuban and Canadian football teams

Team USA will come to Grand Cayman's Truman Bodden Sports Complex on 19 Nov. for a Nations League game against Cuba.

Cayman U-14 football girls win group

Cayman Islands football earned a win in the boardroom and a win on the field Friday, when FIFA president Gianni Infantino visited and the Cayman team came out on top of its group at the Caribbean Football Union’s Girls’ Under-14 Challenge Series.

NEW: FIFA president to visit Cayman on Friday

The regional and global heads of the international game of football will be in Cayman Friday.

Cayman hosts international girls U-14 football tournament

The stands will be packed with parents and friends, and the future of Cayman’s women’s football team will be on display in a challenge against multiple regional rivals.

CONCACAF Olympic qualifiers: Cayman comes up short against Grenada

Cayman’s journey for Olympic qualification in football became a little tougher Wednesday night, when Grenada earned a victory in a tightly contested 1‑0 game at Truman Bodden Sports Complex.

Government football league kicks off

The 2019 Government Football League opened Wednesday, 26 June, at Ed Bush Sports Complex, with the Royal Cayman Islands Police Service and Health Services Authority starting their respective campaigns with victories.

Zola, Hislop and other football legends to play in Cayman

A group of international all-star football legends from Europe and the Caribbean, including former Chelsea footballer Gianfranco Zola and former Newcastle United goalkeeper Shaka Hislop, will play a charity exhibition match in Cayman over the Constitution Day holiday weekend.

Cayman hosts youth football tournament

Cayman will play host to a regional youth football championship this week. The Cayman Islands Invitational U15 Youth Football Cup will kick off Tuesday and conclude on Saturday, bringing teams from the United States, Jamaica, Honduras and Trinidad and Tobago to compete for the title.

2019 Youth Football Leagues: 345 FC I win Boys Under 11 league

The 2019 Cayman Islands Football Association Boys Under 11 regular season concluded Saturday, with 345 FC I claiming the championship following a 3-1 victory over Sunset FC Warriors at the Annex Field.

Young Cayman footballers take on England’s best

A group of young footballers from Cayman tested their skills against some of England’s best emerging talent in a tournament at the home of Premier League club West Ham United.

CIFA Youth Football Leagues return

The Cayman Islands Football Association youth leagues returned on Saturday, following a two-week midterm break, highlighted by action in the Girls Under 11, Boys Under 11, Under 13 and Under 15 divisions.
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Coed flag football, week 2 results

Week 2 of the Burger King Flag Football Coed League brought the promise that 2019 will be the most exciting and unpredictable season so far.

Youth Football Leagues: East End United triumph in district battle

The Cayman Islands Football Association youth leagues continued Saturday, with action in the Boys Under 11 and Girls Under 13 games at the Annex Field.

Total Soccer preps for trip to England tournament

A young Caymanian football team is preparing for the trip of their lives.

Prep and George Town dominate in Primary Football League finals

In a thrilling conclusion to the 2018 CUC Primary Football League and CUC Girls’ Primary Football League seasons Saturday at the Annex Field, Cayman Prep and George Town Primary walked away with double championships.

Primary Football League finals set for this weekend

The 2018 CUC Primary Football League and CUC Girls’ Primary Football League semifinals concluded Saturday at the Annex Field in the Under 9 and Under 11 Champions and Consolation Cups.

Excitement builds in Primary Football League quarterfinals

The 2018 CUC Primary Football League playoffs began with the quarterfinals Saturday at the Annex Field in the Under 9 and Under 11 Champions and Consolation Cups.

​Roma United Sports Club ready for 2018/19 football season

Fresh off a second-place finish in the Cayman Islands Football Association Premier League last season, Roma United Sports Club is looking to build on that performance while strengthening its youth program.

England reaches World Cup semifinals, beats Sweden 2-0

SAMARA, Russia (AP) — England reached the semifinals of the World Cup after Harry Maguire and Dele Alli scored with headers in a 2-0 win over Sweden on Saturday, earning England's youthful team a match against either Croatia or host nation Russia for a place in the final on July 15.

Impressive play seen in youth football leagues

The level of play continues to be impressive in the 2018 Cayman Islands Football Association youth leagues as the ninth round of games kicked off Saturday.

Young Caymanian players to train with DC United

Three young Caymanian footballers – Ethan Rivers, Jaden Ebanks and Ciaron Haylock – will be spending a week at Major League Soccer outfit DC United in April.

Goal scorers prove their worth in CIFA Youth Leagues

A number of goal scorers had a memorable weekend as the fourth round of games in the 2018 Cayman Islands Football Association youth leagues were played Saturday.

CIFA to host under 15 girls’ football festival

In its ongoing efforts to develop youth football for girls, the Cayman Islands Football Association hosted a football festival for female players aged 15 and under on Saturday at the CIFA Centre in Prospect.

Tryout camp on the horizon for Cayman’s young footballers

The chance of a lifetime will soon be coming for 40 young Caymanian football players.

High School Football: CIS Blue and Cayman Prep in top standings

After three weeks of play in the inaugural Dart Under 14 Girls’ and Under 13 Boys’ high school football leagues, the young women from Cayman International School Blue and the young men from Cayman Prep sit atop the standings in their respective leagues.

Cayman U-15 boys finish CONCACAF tournament undefeated

The Cayman Islands Under 15 Boys’ National Football finished undefeated in the 2017 CONCACAF Under-15 Boys Championships with a 2-0 shutout of Antigua and Barbuda on Friday at IMG Academy in Bradenton, Florida.

Cayman players named for U-20 national football training

In preparation for the Caribbean Football Union Under-20 World Cup playoffs, scheduled for July/August 2018, the following 50 players have been selected for training as the Cayman Islands Men’s U-20 national football squad:

Football association Vice President arrested

Local attorney and Cayman Islands Football Association Vice President Bruce Blake was arrested last week in connection with a corruption and money laundering probe.

Cayman U-15 national team improves skills at Celtic camp

The Cayman Islands national U-15 team recently returned from a five-day Celtic FC ID Camp at IMG Academy in Bradenton, Florida.
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RCIPS 6-a-Side Football League seeks players

The RCIPS 6-a-Side Football League, which has played games at the CIFA field in Prospect in recent weeks, is recruiting players from government and the business sector for the annual full-day competition on Monday, July 3, a public holiday.

National U-15 football team to train at Celtic ID camp

The Cayman Islands National U-15 football team is embarking on a trip to raise their profile and increase their chances of successfully competing on the international stage.

Bounty Hunters win Sunday Football League final

The Sunday Football League came to a close for another season in dramatic fashion last weekend when the Cayman Physiotherapy Cup Final was decided on penalty kicks after Bounty Hunters and Harry’s FC were tied at regulation time,

U-15 football tournament off to solid start

The 2017 Cayman Airways Invitational U-15 Youth Football Cup got off to a solid start Tuesday with a full slate of five matches played in two islands, organizers said in a press release.

Youth Football Cup kicks off Tuesday

The Cayman U-15 national football team is gearing up for some high-level competition this week.

National football team seeks support for tournament

The Cayman Islands U-15 national football team has started a community campaign to raise money to assist in the development and training of the team in the months leading up to the CONCACAF Boys U-15 Championship in August, organizers said in a press release.

Mini Slam tournament boosts youth football

Academy Sports Club organized its inaugural ASC Mini Slam 7v7 football tournament last Saturday, featuring footballers ages 8 to 12 who took to the four 7-a-side fields at the Academy pitch.

Wanderers, Luca top Sunday Football League

As the Sunday Football League heads to its winter break, OtisAir Wanderers defeated Bounty Hunters Sunday at the Annex, and Luca beat Maples Revolution.

Plenty of excitement seen in Primary League playoffs, round 2

The second round of the CUC Primary Football League and Girls Primary Football League playoffs at the Annex field on Saturday had everything a true football supporter could wish for, organizers said: plenty of goals, fantastic finishes, great saves, painful misses, botched penalties, great team play and sparkling individual performances.

Legends tournament aims to raise money for halfway house

Politicians, sports stars and community activists are lacing up their boots once again for the latest round of the Clash of the Legends charity football fundraiser in West Bay.

Death of Cup Final hero

To the football world Sammy Smyth was a hero of a bygone era and the scorer of one of the greatest goals ever seen at England’s famous Wembley stadium. To Cayman Islands realtor Sheena Conolly, he was just her “poppy.”

Primary Football League: Sir John A. Cumber edges out Truth For Youth

The Sir John A. Cumber Primary Under-11 boys made it three wins out of three with a hard-fought 1-0 victory over Truth For Youth School during the third round of the CUC Primary Football League regular season on Oct. 22 at the West Bay Town Hall field.

DHL Sunday Football League kicks off

The DHL Sunday Football League returns to action this weekend with all the teams – Bounty Hunters, Fidel’s Old Boys FC, OtisAir Wanderers, Luca FC, Boca Juniors, Harry’s FC, Maples Revolution and Kings Head FC (formerly Whiskey Mist) – returning for another season.

Elite recruiting football players

Elite Sports Club is recruiting football players for the upcoming season.

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