Monday, January 22, 2018

Forbes backs T&T ahead of CONCACAF campaign*

LOYAL TEAMMATE: National team goalkeeper Kamika Forbes admires a photo of the senior T&T women's team at the Trinidad and Tobago Football Association offices in Couva, recently.

Trinidad and Tobago Senior Women’s team goalkeeper Kimika Forbes believes that next January’s CONCACAF Under-20 Women’s Championship is a once in a lifetime opportunity for the current T&T squad members and a chance for this country to promote the women’s game on a big scale.
Forbes is coming off another successful season with Colombian-club Independiente Santa Fe, with which she won the Colombian Women’s League. She recently signed a contract extension until May 2018 with Santa Fe and will travel with the Colombian side to face Athletico Bilbao’s women’s team in Spain at month’s end. On arriving home a few weeks ago, Forbes immediately got involved in the game locally, serving as assistant coach for the Signal Hill Secondary Girls team during the latter stages of the 2017 Secondary Schools Football League season.

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