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Photo: Jamaica Football Federation President Michael Ricketts 

 

 

 

 

 

The Reggae Boyz will ramp up preparations for a significant year that includes the Gold Cup in July and the start of 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifying with an International Friendly against the United States on March 25 at Stadion Wiener Neustadt in Wiener Neustadt, Austria.

Kickoff in the rematch of the 2019 Concacaf Gold Cup Semifinal is set for 1 p.m. ET.

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Photo:  Damion Lowe on arrival in Egypt, is greeted by Team Manager Bilal Nazir &  Mohamed Moselhy, President of Al Ittihad Club.

 

 

 

 

Reggae Boyz defender and team captain Damion Lowe has signed with Egyptian professional football club, Al Ittihad.

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Photo: Dalton Wint - “We were advised that we could leave the players. We had a discussion with the Saudis and they said this is something that they will do for us, all we need to do is just to continuously communicate with them."

 

 

 

 

There was uproar in some quarters in Jamaica when all the Jamaica Football Federation (JFF) officials who travelled with the Reggae Boyz to Saudi Arabia for the two match friendly, departed that country while four players who had tested positive for Covid-19, were left behind.

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Photo: Goalkeeper Jeadine White has been called up at the last minute to be a part of the Reggae Boyz squad that will play two friendly internationals against Saudi Arabia in the next few days. 

 

 

 

 

Even as the Reggae Boyz prepare to face Saudi Arabia in two international friendlies in a few days, their plans have been hit by the Covid-19 virus as one local based player has been found to be infected, while an overseas based player is deemed to be compromised.

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Photo: JFF President Michael Ricketts (left) discusses matters with Manager of Dunbeholden FC Paul Christie at a press conference to annouce the start of local football at the Pegasus Hotel last month. The restart seems closer to a reality after a meeting between the Ministry of Health and Wellness and the JFF on Tuesday. 

 

 

 

 

 

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Photo: Shamar Nicholson (right) in action for the Reggae Boyz last year. 

 

 

 

 

World Cup preparations for the Reggae Boyz hit a major snag with the revelation that the two friendlies originally scheduled for October, were cancelled due to concerns about the Covid-19 virus.

The news of the cancellation of the games came by way of a press release from the Jamaica Football Federation (JFF) on Sunday.

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Photo: Jodi-Ann Thomas plays a through pass for Jamaica during their 3-2 win over Barbados in their friemdly series recently. 

 

 

 

 

The recent call up to the national women’s team came as quite a surprise for Jodi-Ann Thomas. With most senior players suffering from a lack of inactivity due to the absence of a league last year, the former UWI Women’s FC player had not kicked a ball in anger for quite a while.

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On the eve of the start of the Gold Cup it has been revealed that all is not well in the camp of the Reggae Boyz.
Members of the Jamaican team failed to show up for training on Monday as they were unhappy with the financial terms being offered by the Jamaica Football Federation (JFF) to play in the tournament.

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