Trinidad and Tobago Football Association President David John-Williams yesterday played a top hand in underscoring the nation’s bid to qualify for three World Cup finals.
John-Williams announced key staff for the Boys Under-20 squad which will have sights on qualifying for the Cup finals to take place in South Korea,
The TTFA President said he was of the view that the TT Under20s would be a formidable challenge and can become a finals qualifier.
Trinidad and Tobago also has a futsal team in readiness for the May 5 and 6th pre-final qualifying in Costa Rica versus Honduras. Winner advances to the next concacaf round to run from May .
The growing popularity of the five-a-side soccer game drew FIFA’s calendaring a World Cup finals which will take place in Colombia May 8 to 14.
John-Williams explained Costa Rica’s gesture to Trinidad and Tobago
The TTFA President delighted at Trinidad and Tobago sitting atop the CONCACAGF four-team Group leading to qualification for the 2018 World Cup finals to be staged in Moscow.
Trinidad and Tobago need a draw or at least one point from its remaining two semifinal matches- versus Guatemala September 2nd in Port of Spain and against the USA September 6 in the USA,
John Williams explains
TTFA President David John Williams.