Jamaica’s U-17s meet Canada’s U-17s today
Jamaica College’s Donovan Dawkins (right) tries to get past Nickashe Murray of Wolmer’s Boys’ during the ISSA-FLOW Manning Cup final at the National Stadium last night. Dawkins scored his school’s second goal in a 2-1 win. JAMAICA’S NATIONAL Under-17 squad will continue preparations for their 12team CONCACAF Qualifiers next April in Panama with warm-up games this week against Canada’s Under-17s in back-to back matches.
The Jamaica Under-17s will first take on Canada today at Winchester park on North Street, Kingston. Start time is 3 p.m.
The second encounter will be on Tuesday at the University of the West Indies Mona Bowl at 3 p.m.
A total of 26 players were called up for a November 25-30 training camp to face the Canadians.
Yesterday, the Canadians had their first local training exercise at the Jamaica Football Federation’s Technical Centre.
The Canadian U-17 team has been accompanied by an eight-member coaching staff.
There is no entrance fee for the public to attend both games.