17th February, 2016; Georgetown: Head Coach of the Men’s National Team (Golden Jaguars), Jamaal Shabazz, has named a twenty-five (25)-man list to face off Suriname in an International Friendly scheduled for this weekend at the Guyana National Stadium.
The team consists of three (3) goal keepers, eight (8) defenders, ten (10) mid-fielders and four (4) strikers. It also features the return of Gregory “Jackie Chan” Richardson to the national squad.
Sunday’s event will see a preliminary showdown between the Upper Demerara Football Association (UDFA) All-stars versus Georgetown Football Association (GFA) All-Stars at 18:00hrs with the feature game, Golden Jaguars vs Suriname national team at 20:30hrs.
This match is a warm-up for the Golden Jaguars in preparation for the Caribbean Football Union (CFU) Men’s Caribbean Cup tournament scheduled for 21st – 29 March.
The team is encamped from the 16th – 22nd February. The Surinamese are expected on Saturday, 20th February, 2016.
For game day, regular tickets are being sold at $1,500, VIP tickets at $5,000 and booths are being sold at $80,000. Booth cost include the ability to have a maximum of twenty (20) persons, six (6) car passes and food and drinks being brought to the ground.
Regular tickets are available at the following locations:
• the GFF’s office
• White Castle Fish Shop, Hadfield Street
• Andrew’s Supermarket, South Ruimveldt
• Nigel’s Supermarket, Robb and Light Streets
• Survival Supermarket, Sheriff Street
• 704 Sports Bar, Lamaha and Albert Streets
• German’s Restaurant, New Market Street
• Bazil’s in Rosignol Shopping Mall – Berbice
• Forde’s in New Amsterdam, Berbice
Patrons are invited to wear yellow to represent the Golden Jaguars!
As we lead up to the game, you are invited to contact Head Coach, Mr. Jamaal Shabazz, for any updates relative to players and team re: training sessions, player interviews etc
# TEAM POSITION CURRENT CLUB TEAM
SURNAME FIRST NAME
ALPHA UNITED – Murray, Alex
BUXTON UNITED – Cromwell, Jason
over-seas – Bullen, Connor
PELE – Mc Clean, Mark
SLINGERZ – Adams, Quincy; Charles, Les & Jacobs Kester
ALPHA UNITED – Austin, Solomon & Brown, Joshua
FRUTA CONQUERORS – Lythcott Trevon
GFC – Pickett Linden
PELE – Mannings, Konata & Grant, Travis
SLINGERZ – Joseph Tichard, Bobb Trayon & Millington Devon
FRUTA CONQUERORS – Alleyne, Eon; Greaves, Jahaal & Lindie, Dwain
ALPHA UNITED – Peters, Dwight & Nelson, Colin
PELE – Richardson, Gregory
SLINGERZ – Mills, Vurlon
ALPHA UNITED – Wilson, Daniel & Lanferman, Dellon