Did You Know?

Did You Know?

In reference to football, a lot has been happening for Dominica as of recent times. Over the past 3 years, the number of foreign-based Dominican players have grown from about 5 to approximately 9 (excluding those on scholarships).

It may seem like a minor improvement but every step forward is a good one since 8 of these athletes are national players. Below is a short list of players, their respective clubs, jersey number:

St. Lucia

ST – Randolph Peltier #7 – Northern United All Stars

CM – Delbert Graham #9 – Northern United All Stars

Guadeloupe

GK – Glenson Prince #1 – Phare

M – Jamie Parrilon #22 – Phare

CM – Chad Betrand #8 – Solidarité Scoliare

ST – Julian Wade #7 – Solidarité Scoliare

Trinidad

CM – Briel Thomas #8 – WConnection

Antigua

M – Shannon Stoute

M – Nigel Sanderson

Football, however, is not the only sport where athletes were given opportunities to play abroad, as we’ve seen an increase in scholarship offerings for our athletes. The Marigot Development Corporation a good example of an organization that has secured numerous scholarships for our athletes in recent times. We look forward to a year of exceptional growth for our athletes and their respective clubs, and we wish them all the best.

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