A date has been announced for the commencement of the biggest youth football competition the island has held in decades. The SLFA/ St. Lucia Sports Online National Under 15 football tournament is expected to kick off on 19th January 2017. Nineteen districts from around St. Lucia will participate in this exciting competition organized by the SLFA and their corporate partner.
Word is out that Vieux-Fort south and the Mabouya Valley be the tournament favorite at this level. The Vieux-Fort South team won the prestigious Black heart title dethroning Micoud along the way. Vieux-fort south went on to win the Vizions Under 21 title defeating Soufriere in dramatic fashion…Survivals from the Dennery Valley won the SLFA’s Division One cup in 2016. Will the younger ones follow in their footsteps and win a national title for a district craving Silver ware?
St. Lucia will be participating in the Under 17 World Cup qualifying match ups for 2019…the tournament will be used to scout young talent as St. Lucia looks to continue to move up the ladder in the region and the world