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CONCACAF’s Montagliani: Copa America will help our teams prepare for FIFA World Cup!

The Draw for the CONMEBOL Copa America 2024 took place on Thursday night in Miami, Florida, during which the national teams from CONCACAF learned their group stage fate. Taking part in the ceremony was CONCACAF president Victor Montagliani, whose leadership paved the way for six CONCACAF guest teams to participate …

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Caribbean member FAs meet to discuss the future of the FIFA Forward Programme!

On October 4, 2023, FIFA successfully concluded two seminars organized for the Caribbean member associations (MAs), with the goal of maximizing the use of funds allocated for the FIFA Forward 3.0 cycle. To ensure personalized attention for the member associations, the first edition was held between 27-29 September with eleven …

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FIFA Football for Schools brings the Caribbean together!

A regional seminar took place in Montego Bay, Jamaica, on 27-29 May with the aim of promoting FIFA’s Football for Schools (F4S) programme. The event was comprised of both informative theory and practical sessions designed to encourage the nations of the Caribbean to take part in F4S. The seminar was …

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CONCACAF confirms 2023 Caribbean Club Competitions draws details!

CONCACAF has confirmed important details regarding the official draws for the 2023 CONCACAF Caribbean Club Shield and the inaugural edition of the CONCACAF Caribbean Cup. The live made-for-tv events, scheduled for Thursday, June 8, will take place at 2:30 pm ET and 5:00 pm ET, respectively, and will include the …

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CONCACAF announces Bigger Game, Social Responsibility Strategy!

Today, ahead of the 2023 CONCACAF Gold Cup draw, CONCACAF, the Confederation of North, Central America, and Caribbean Association Football, officially launched CONCACAF’s Bigger Game, a social impact strategy. Bigger Game’s mission is to use the power and reach of the beautiful game to provide football and social development opportunities …

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CONCACAF helping MAs enhance women’s football development!

Each day women’s football continues to grow around the world and especially in the CONCACAF region. Not only do the reigning Women’s World Cup champions (USA) and reigning Olympic champions (Canada) hail from the region, but this summer a record six nations will represent CONCACAF at the 2023 FIFA Women’s …

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Island Cup Open (ISCO) to kick off in Antigua this summer!

The twin island nation of Antigua and Barbuda will create history this summer by hosting the much-anticipated Island Cup Open (ISCO). An inaugural Championship Football Tournament, slated for July 15 through August 13, 2022. ISCO’s Chairman/CFO Chris Anderson-Joyeau, and CEO/Commissioner Mr. Paul Mohamed, had an extensive meeting in St. John’s …

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AFC agrees media rights deal with ESPN for Latin & Central America besides the Caribbean!

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has today announced ESPN as their new media partner in Latin America, Central America and non-exclusively in the Caribbean to broadcast AFC competitions for the 2021 to 2024 rights cycle. The agreement includes all major AFC national team and club competitions, including but not limited …

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CONCACAF launches expanded CONCACAF Champions League as part of new calendar of regional club competitions!

CONCACAF has announced a new structure for its men’s club competitions ecosystem that will include an expanded CONCACAF Champions League and individual regional cup competitions in North America, Central America and the Caribbean. From 2023 onwards, three regional cup competitions will be played in the fall of each year and …

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CONCACAF holds 35th Ordinary Congress!

CONCACAF held its 35th Ordinary Congress at the JW Marriot Hotel in Miami, United States, where delegates from CONCACAF’s 41 Member Associations came together for a Congress for the first time since 2019. CONCACAF President and FIFA Vice-President Victor Montagliani presided over the Congress, alongside CONCACAF General Secretary Philippe Moggio …

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