Football teams, officials feted

Date Published: 
1967-01-11
Source: 
Jamaica Gleaner
Page: 
16

Trinidad and Tobago High Commissioner, Mr. Eric Murray, and Mrs. Murray, feted members, and officials of the Trinidad national football team and other officials of visiting CONCACAF football teams at their home 16 Seymour Avenue on Monday, January 9.

Among the Trinidad football team officials were Mr. Eric James, Secretary of the Trinidad and Tobago Football Association, Mr. John Alleyne, team manager, Mr. Conrad Brathwaite, team coach and r. Leopold Jardin FIFA referee who accompanied the Trinidadian team.

Other guests were Mr. Armando Valasques, Cuban Consul Mr. Richard Biamby, Haitian Consul, Mr. Manuel Guerra, Co-Manager of the Cuban team and President of the Cuban Olympic Association, Mr. Oscar Pacheco, Co-Manager and Secretary of the Cuba Football Association and Mr. Jose Borges, referee, Mr. George Abrahams, C.B.E., Vice-President of the Jamaica Football Federation, Dr. Ron Gordon, President .of the JFF, Mr. Eric Wittinghim, Secretary of the JFF, Mr. Jorge Penna, Jamaica National Coach, and Mateo Reyes and Luis Glee, Co-Managers of the Netherland Antilles team.

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THE TRINIDAD and Tobago High Commissioner, Mr. Eric Murray, with Members of the Trinidad National football team and Jamaica National Coach, Jorge Penna (second from left) at a buffet supper given in honour of the Trinidad team at his home, 18 Seymour Avenue on Monday, January 9. Others, from left to right, are Mr. John Alleyne, team manager, Mr. Eric James, Trinidad and Tobago Football Association Secretary, Mr. Murray and Sedley Joseph, team captain.