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Former Reggae Boy Said his ‘door was kicked down by soldiers’ in Tivoli

Former national Reggae Boy, Steve Green, says he is left distraught following the treatment he received from the security forces in West Kingston earlier this week. Green made his debut for Jamaica in 1996, he played twice for the national senior team, twice for the under 23s, six times for the under 20s, and eight times for the under 17s. According to Green the Jamaica Defence Force (JDF) soldiers kicked in his door during a joint military/police operation in the Tivoli Gardens community. Green revealed that he was by his mother’s house during the exchange of gunfire between the security forces and criminal faction in the community but was “frightened when he got home and saw his door kicked off. ” Green said Jamaica Defence Force (JDF) soldiers forcefully entered his home in Tivoli Gardens earlier this week during a joint military/police operation in the community. “The people next door said …

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The Reggae Boyz Campaign for World Cup 2020 Will Be Assisted by The Bob Marley Foundation

The Bob Marley Foundation, which is now led by Cedella Marley, engaged in another partnership with the (JFF) or Jamaica Football Federation, that is now aimed at assisting with the marketing and sponsorship generation for the Reggae Boyz, which is the national men’s team.  They are now preparing to qualify for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar. Michael Ricketts the JFF president revealed that, the JFF had been speaking with Cedella, and she expressed an interest in helping the organization to do more marketing of Jamaica’s football on the “international stage” in order to attract corporate entities and sponsors. “The Marley Foundation is supportive and had discussions and now this is the direction Cedella will be heading in. She has now partnered with the JFF as they try to market Jamaica’s football products,” the president said at a press conference on Tuesday. The national female football team, the Reggae Girlz have been …

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These are Jamaica’s Top 10 Highest Paid Reggae Boyz

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Jamaica Boyz currently on 5 game win streak where they scored 20 goals without conceding, as a result, they have Qualified for the 2021 Goldcup, Hopes are high and several players have made transfers to bigger teams since the turn of the year making the squad more expensive than recent times. These are the top 10 highest paid Jamaican football players, noted in December 2019. 1. Leon Bailey, Forward/winger, Plays for Leverkusen, Valued at €37.00m 2. Bobby Reid Bobby Reid, Attacking Midfield, Players for Fulham FC, valued at €10.00m 3. Kemar Roofe Kemar Roofe, Centre-Forward, Plays for RSC Anderlecht, Valued at €6.50m 4. Lewis Grabban Lewis Grabban, Centre-Forward, Plays for Nottingham Forest, Valued at  €4.50m 5. Michael Hector Michael Hector, Centre-Back, Plays For Chelsea FC, Valued at €3.00m 6. Adrian Mariappa Adrian Mariappa, Centre-Back, Plays for Watford FC, Valued at €2.00m 7. Kemar Lawrence Kemar Lawrence, Left-Back, Plays for New …

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Jamaica Boyz Qualifies for the 2021 Goldcup, Beats Antigua and Barbuda 2-0

The Reggae Boyz are on an unbeaten run having won all their matches in the 2019-2020 CONCACAF Nation’s League. On Friday, November 15th the Reggae boyz managed to put 2 goals pass Caribbean opponent Antigua and Barbuda without getting any reply. Jamaica scored in the 34th and 58th minutes. The last time the teams met Jamaica won 6-0. As a result of this win, Jamaica has qualified for the 2021 Concacaf Goldcup. After this win, Jamaica also tops Group C with 15 points and is on a path to Group A. The CONCACAF Nation’s League has 41 different countries/teams from the Concacaf region in the same competition for the first time. After this 5th straight win, Jamaica is yet to concede a goal while scoring 20 goals. See Jamaica’s starting 11 below The Reggae Boyz are currently ranked at 47th in the world. Current 47 (Oct 2019) Highest 27 (August …

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Jamaica Boyz Flog Aruba 6-0

Today, October 15th, the Jamaica Mens national team AKA the Reggae Boyz hammered Aruba 6-0 in their return leg fixture of Group C of The CONCACAF Nation’s League, the match took place at the Ergillo Hato Stadium in Curacao. The Reggae Boyz Opened The scoring after just 7 minutes via a penalty. Jamaica’s goal scorers were Maalique Foster, Chavany Willis, Shemar Nicholson, Lamar Walker and Junior Flemmings. Maalique Foster scored twice. After this 4th straight win Jamaica has the maximum of 12 points , Jamaica is yet to concede a goal while scoring 18. On the other hand Aruba remains at the bottom of the table after losing all their four matches. Several days ago Jamaica Boyz Beats Aruba 2-0 in the first leg played in Kingston at the National Stadium. The Boyz will next play Antigua and Barbuda on November 15th. The Reggae Boyz are currently ranked at 47th …

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Jamaica Boyz Beats Aruba 2-0

The Jamaica men national football team tackled Caribbean opponent Aruba earlier at National Stadium in Kingston on Saturday. The Reggae Boyz scored in the 13th minute and on the stroke of full time in what was regarded to be a lackluster performance from the Boyz in Yellow. After this win, Jamaica tops Group C with 9 points and is on the path to Group A. The CONCACAF Nation’s League has 41 different countries/teams from the Concacaf region in the same competition for the first time. The Reggae boyz have won all 3 of there opening matching, they will play there 4th match next on Tuesday. The Reggae Boyz are currently ranked at 54th in the world. Current 47 (Oct 2019) Highest 27 (August 1998) Lowest 116 (October 2008) See recent and upcoming matches below.

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Jamaica Reggae Boyz Brushed Guyana Aside 4-0

The Reggae Boyz today played the second match of the 2019-2020 CONCACAF Nation’s League and Alvas Powell, Jamaica’s right back opened the scoring in the first half after running through onto goal from the right hand side early in the match, he managed to add a second in the 25th minute. This was Powell’s first time scoring for Jamaica. Striker Dever Orgill scored Jamaica’s 3rd goal in the 43rd minute after a good hold up play by fellow striker Nicholson. Orgill was again on target in the 54th minute to make Jamaica 4 goals up. The Reggae boyz managed to get the ball into the back of the net in the 90th minute but was ruled off-side. The commentators state that the night was confortable for Jamaica, The Reggae Boyz had 64% of the ball, fired 8 shots at goal but comitted more fouls, a total of 11 to Guyana’s …

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Reggae Boyz vs. Antigua and Barbuda TODAY in Montego Bay

The Jamaica National men football team is set to tackle Caribbean opponents Antigua and Barbuda in their first match of the 2019-2020 CONCACAF Nation’s League. The match is scheduled to play at the Montego Bay Sports Complex with kick off time being 7pm local time. The CONCACAF Nation’s League has 41 different countries/teams from the Concacaf region in the same competition for the first time. See Jamaica Reggae Boyz Current squad for the match below! The league has 3 groups, League A, League B and League C. As the Reggae Boyz get set to commence League “B” action in the CONCACAF Nations League, they will be without striker Cory Burke, who was among those called up to the squad for the upcoming games. Coach Theodore Whitmore said he was forced to drop Burke as the player was not focused. See all scheduled match for today below! Friday, September 6, 2019 …

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Reggae Boyz Beaten 1-3 By USA

Jamaica will not make it to a 3rd Gold Cup final after losing 3-1 to the USA moments ago. The USA Scored first in the first half then another early in the second half, Nicholson scored for the Reggae Boyz shortly after going on the field replacing Flemmings. The USA sealed their spot in the finals deeps into the second half. Coach Whitmore made some changes to his starting 11 compared to the last match, Darren Mattocks, the scorer of Jamaica’s only goal against Panama in Sunday’s quarter-final, gets the nod along with Peter-Lee Vassell and Devon Williams. Influential central defender Damian Lowe missed the match after picking up a yellow card for time-wasting in the quarter-finals vs Panama. The Reggae Boyz are currently ranked at 54th in the world. Current 54 2 (14 June 2019) Highest 27 (August 1998) Lowest 116 (October 2008) These are the Players that makeup …

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Reggae Boyz Beats Panama… Off To 3rd Straight Gold Cup Semi Final

Jamaica Reggae Boyz Booked a spot in the Semifinal of the Gold Cup Tournament after beating Panama 1-0 moments ago in the quarter-final. Jamaica scored in the 75th minute of the game via a well-taken penalty from number 10 Darren Mattocks just moments after being on the field. The match took place in the USA and Kick off time was 4:30 pm. Neither side shows much quality in front of the goal and the penalty came via a controversial hand ball decision. Influential central defender Damian Lowe will miss the semi after picking up a yellow card for time wasting. Jamaica will Play either USA or Curacao in the Semi Final. USA and Curacao Match is currently on the way. The USA is tournament favourites. The USA is the defending Champions of the Gold Cup. Mexico and Haiti will face off in the other leg of the Gold Cup Semi …

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