The St. Lucia Football Association held their Congress on Saturday 27th March, 2016 at the National Skills Development Center in Vieux-Fort. Fourteen of the countries affiliates attended the event in which great discourse was held on matters pertaining to the development of football on the island. Emmanuel Belasse is the vice President of the St. Lucia Football Association.
Belasse believes that the congress provided affiliates with great clarity on the way forward with areas such as the development of youth football and female football. ” While we wont alienate the senior male footballers, we think that great emphasis must me made on the young ones and the females in schools,” the Vieux-Fort native was quoted as saying. Mr. Belasse, also went on to indicate that he was truly satisfied with the interest shown by affiliates in the direction of football island-wide. The St. Lucia Football Association, is St. Lucia’s current Sport Association of the year.