Trinidad soccer XI to tour England

Date Published: 
1953-02-21
Source: 
Jamaica Gleaner
Page: 
8

TRINIDAD'S soccer XI is booked to tour England later this year. They will be called upon to play professionals and semi-professionals, according to a provisional fixtures list issued by Mr. E. R. James, T.A.F.A. secretary.

The team is due to arrive at Southampton, England, on Monday, August 24, and will open the tour the following Wednesday, August 26.

Bristol Rovers, currently at the head of the league standings in the southern section of the English Third Division, Exeter City and Plymouth Argyle are the three professional sides the Trinidadians are slated to meet on the 14-match programme.

- Trinidad Guardian.