GUYANA TO HOST CONCACAF WOMEN’S U17 QUALIFIERS IN AUGUST

Guyana will host Group D of the CONCACAF Women’s U17 Qualifiers from August 9 – 13 comprising Guyana, Barbados and Cuba.

The announcement was made even as Guyana seeks to rebuild women’s football under its technical development programme.

Fixtures_Women's U17 Qualifiers

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President Wayne Forde expressed his pleasure at this announcement: “The GFF welcomes the opportunity to host Group D of the CONCACAF U17 Women’s tournament. This is yet another clear signal of the regional prominence and respect that Guyana now enjoys. I would like to ask the public to come out in huge numbers and support the games.”

The tournament will feature 18 countries in five groups including Group A: Trinidad and Tobago, US Virgin Islands, Grenada and Curacao; Group B: Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic, Anguilla and the Bahamas; Group C: St. Lucia, Bermuda, Antigua & Barbuda, Aruba Group D: Guyana, Barbados and Cuba and Group E: St. Vincent & the Grenadines, St. Kitts & Nevis and Jamaica.

This will serve to decide the FIFA Under17 Women’s World Cup; three teams will qualify for the World Cup

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