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No Photos Allowed For Viewing Of Burrell’s Body

No Photos Allowed For Viewing Of Burrell’s Body

The body of the late Jamaica Football Federation (JFF) President, Captain Horace Burrell, will be on display for public viewing at the National Arena in Kingston on Tuesday, but members of the public will not be allowed to take photographs. Viewing will be allowed from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Meanwhile. the funeral for Burrell […]

Capt Burrell centre important to football development – Grange

Capt Burrell centre important to football development – Grange

Photo: Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, Olivia Grange, was on hand for the unveiling of the new sign for the UWI-JFF Captain Horace Burrell Centre of Excellence on June 26 at the University of the West Indies, Mona Campus with Vice President, JFF, Garfield Sinclair and Principal, UWI Mona Campus, Professor Archibald McDonald […]

Captain Horace Burrell Centre of Excellence Press Conference

Captain Horace Burrell Centre of Excellence Press Conference

The Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) Gold Project in Jamaica has been renamed The UWI-JFF Captain Horace Burrell Centre of Excellence in honour of the late football boss. Professor Archibald McDonald, principal of The University of the West Indies (UWI), made the announcement yesterday at a press conference in the Council Room on the […]

Minute’s silence to be observed for Burrell

Minute’s silence to be observed for Burrell

LIMA, Peru — Jamaica’s Reggae Boyz go into today’s friendly international against Peru, with heavy hearts. When they kick off at the Estadio de La Unsa at 7:30 pm in Arequipa, 500 miles south of here, they are expected to pay tribute to Jamaica Football Federation (JFF) president, Captain Horace Burrell, who passed away last […]

Tribute to JFF President Captain Horace Burrell

Tribute to JFF President Captain Horace Burrell

As we ponder the enormity of our unfathomable grief, it is only fitting that in a spirit of eternal gratitude we salute the extraordinary life of our President and leader Captain Horace Burrell. He seized the arc of history and bent it to his awesome will and for this we and a nation are perpetually […]

JFF President Captain Horace Burrell Passes

JFF President Captain Horace Burrell Passes

President of the Jamaica Football Federation, Captain Horace Garfield Burrell, transitioned peacefully this afternoon. Captain Burrell, born February, 8, 1950, has been ill for the past year and was undergoing treatment at the Johns Hopkins Cancer Treatment Center in Baltimore, Maryland. He is survived by his children, daughter Dr. Tiphani Burrell-Piggott, sons Romario Burrell and […]

Simoes Back In Jamaica

Simoes Back In Jamaica

Former national tech-nical director Rene Simoes has backed current Jamaica head coach Theodore Whitmore. Simoes, who is in the island with his wife celebrating his 41st wedding anniversary, said that he has a lot of advice to give to Whitmore to guide him as a coach, and to get the most out of himself in […]

JFF Saddened at Passing of Talented Player

JFF Saddened at Passing of Talented Player

The Jamaica Football Federation expresses deep sadness and sorrow at the untimely passing of player Okeem Forth. Okeem was a very talented player who last year was called to the National Under 20 training squad. The Federation joins his family, his friends, Olympic Gardens FC, Tivoli High, KSAFA and the rest of the football family […]

JFF President expresses sorrow at the passing of Clayton Solomon

JFF President expresses sorrow at the passing of Clayton Solomon

President of the Jamaica Football Federation, Captain Horace Burrell has expressed sorrow at the passing of Clayton Solomon. Mr. Solomon was a past President of the Jamaica Football Referees Association, as well as Chairman of the JFF Referees Committee. In these two respective roles, he was well loved and respected by both the referee and […]

Meeting Held with Montego Bay United

Meeting Held with Montego Bay United

The Jamaica Football Federation on Friday convened a meeting with representatives of Montego Bay United Football Club (MBUFC); the Premier League Clubs Association (PLCA) and the Professional Football Association of Jamaica (PFAJ). The meeting was called in response to an appeal to the Federation by the MBUFC to intervene in an impasse between the Club and the Premier […]

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