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San F’do Giants clinch Ascension Div Two in dramatic style, as Yohannes penalises Deportivo

Former Trinidad and Tobago National Under-20 Team midfielder Yohannes Richardson wrote his name into San Fernando Giants folklore yesterday evening as his late penalty ensured a sensational finish to the inaugural Ascension Invitational Tournament Division Two title race. Richardson’s strike was all that separated the Giants from southern rivals, Deportivo …

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Referees assaulted in Malabar! Tempers boil over after controversial finish to crucial ‘Army’/‘Cale’ clash

An otherwise dour match was soured by a fracas between match officials and Morvant Caledonia AIA’s players and staff as yesterday’s crucial Ascension Invitational Tournament matchup between Defence Force FC and Caledonia ended in chaos at the Larry Gomes Stadium in Malabar. After the final whistle, as referee Crystal Sobers …

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Ascension Rd 9: M’vt Caledonia, ‘Army’, La Horquetta Rangers and Jabloteh jostle for places

Trouble in Arima as John-Paul Rochford’s FC Santa Rosa host Jodel Brown’s San Juan Jabloteh, two sevens clash in Phase Two as Tyrone Charles’ Terminix La Horquetta Rangers face Radanfah Abu Bakr’s Morvant Caledonia AIA and fire in San Fernando as Jerwyn Balthazar’s title chasing Defence Force travel to Josiah …

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Ascension Rd 8 (Video): Sando thwart Rangers, QPCC frustrate Police and ‘Army’ see off Rosa

Angus Eve’s Club Sando prove too stubborn for Terminix La Horquetta Rangers, QPCC answer back frustrated Police FC and Darius Ollivierra help Defence Force pacify ‘Rosa Nation’ in Round Eight of Play Ascension. Analyst Terry Fenwick and Vidia Ramphal review the action on Wired868.

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Ollivierra torches Rosa’s ‘Big Cannons’ as Army flex muscles ahead of Caledonia clash

Defence Force (22 points) maintained their slender one-point lead in Division One of the Ascension Invitational Tournament yesterday, as they eased to a 3-1 victory over FC Santa Rosa at the Hasely Crawford Stadium training field. Meanwhile, in Guayaguayare, Morvant Caledonia AIA (21 points) stayed hot on the heels of …

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Ascension Rd 7 (Video): J-P Rochford and ‘Boyo’ deliver as ‘Rosa Nation’ and ‘Army’ shine

Curtis Gonzales steals the spotlight, John-Paul Rochford erupts at the Velodrome and Jomoul Francois strikes again as Defence Force, FC Santa Rosa and Terminix La Horquetta Rangers see off San Juan Jabloteh, Guaya United and Cunupia FC respectively in Round Seven of the Ascension Invitational Tournament. Analyst Terry Fenwick and …

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Ascension Rd 6: ‘Army’ hold Rangers after ‘Demon’ penalty save, mixed emotions as Jabloteh edge Prisons

Defence Force custodian Aaron ‘Demon’ Enill gave Terminix La Horquetta Rangers forward Tyrone Charles the Heebie-jeebies, as the former East Mucurapo schoolboy saves his second penalty of the season in goalless draw. Marvin Gordon fumes as San Juan Jabloteh labour against Prison Service but 14-year-old Jaheim Faustin thrills in brief …

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Boyo boy! Gonzales gets collector’s item as Defence Force edge Jabloteh to reclaim top billing

Defence Force reclaimed pole position in the Ascension Invitational Tournament yesterday, however it was anything but comprehensive, as they eked out a come from behind 2-1 win over San Juan Jabloteh at the Larry Gomes Stadium in Malabar. The fact that Defence Force’s decisive late item came from veteran defender …

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Enill grabs spotlight as Defence Force and Rangers play to goalless draw in La Horquetta 

The much anticipated Ascension Invitational Tournament encounter between pre-tournament favourites Defence Force and Terminix La Horquetta Rangers (LHR) ended in somewhat anticlimactic fashion last night, with the teams playing to a goalless stalemate at the Phase Two La Horquetta Recreation Ground. Last night’s tussle was a stark contrast to LHR’s …

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Play Ascension Rd 4 (Video): Too Easy? Defence Force and Police FC rain goals against QPCC and Matura

Phase Two in La Horquetta will be at the epicentre of domestic football this Saturday as Terminix La Horquetta Rangers belatedly make their debut in the 2019 Ascension Invitational Tournament at their new headquarters, which has undergone a TT$5.3 million renovation. Rangers, who have undergone a makeover themselves with the …

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Play Ascension: ‘Easy’ as Sunday evening, Defence Force hail comfortable win over QPCC

Defence Force held another football pitch under siege in Division One of the Ascension Invitational League, emerging 5-1 victors over a hapless QPCC at St Mary’s College grounds on Sunday. “Today was easy,” Hutson ‘Barber’ Charles, Defence Force assistant coach, chuckled after the match. “I don’t think QPCC offered us …

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