Monday, July 15, 2024

Belize’s National Team, Jaguars draws 3-3 preparatory match held in San Pedro

Share

On Tuesday, March 21st, a friendly football match between the national football team, the Jaguars, and a combined squad of San Pedro Pirates and Verdes players ended in a 3-3 draw. The game was in preparation for the upcoming match this Friday, March 24th, between the Jaguars and the national team from Guatemala.
The Tuesday match was held at the Ambergris Stadium in San Pedro Town, where the ball started rolling at 7PM, and Michael Salazar and Krisean Lopez scored goals for the national team. The national team, however, met a strong Pirates/Verdes team and could not end the match with a win. With the outstanding performance of San Pedro’s Andir Chi, the hosting team could stand against the country’s senior male national team and end the friendly match with a 3-3 even score.
The San Pedro Pirates thanked their fans for the support as hundreds flocked to the Ambergris Stadium to watch the match. “We are glаd tо ѕее а ѕресtасulаr gаmе, and еvеn mоrе fulfіllіng tо hеаr thе fаnѕ ѕаtіѕfіеd wіth аn іntеnѕе реrfоrmаnсе,” said the Pirates’ management.
This match will better prepare the Jaguars as they go head-to-head with Guatemala on Friday the 24th at the Football Federation of Belize Stadium in the Capital City of Belmopan. The match is part of the CONCACAF Nations League, League B, Group D (https://www.sofascore.com/tournament/football/north-central-america/concacaf-nations-league/14100). The other countries in this group include French Guiana and the Dominican Republic.

Read more

 

Please help support Local Journalism in Belize

For the first time in the history of the island's community newspaper, The San Pedro Sun is appealing to their thousands of readers to help support the paper during the COVID-19 pandemic. Since 1991 we have tirelessly provided vital local and national news. Now, more than ever, our community depends on us for trustworthy reporting, but our hard work comes with a cost. We need your support to keep delivering the news you rely on each and every day. Every reader contribution, however big or small, is so valuable. Please support us by making a contribution.

Local News