Haiti Soccer Federation responds to Martelly's statements
- Created on Sunday, October 06, 2013 1:48 PM
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (sentinel.ht) - After President Michel Martelly called athletes playing abroad who play for the Haitian National Soccer Team "intruders" that are not Haitian and were "bought" by the Federation of Haitian Football, the President of the FHF responded with a letter where he expressed his "sadness and disappointment in the public statements..."
World Cup Trophy to be in Haiti October 26, 27
- Created on Thursday, September 12, 2013 3:02 PM
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (sentinel.ht) - The official World Cup Trophy, crated in Italy of 18k gold of incalculable monetary value, weighing 6175 grams with 4.927 grams of pure gold and a height of 36.8 cm, will be in Haiti for the first time on October 26 and 27 as part of a world tour initiative of Coca-Cola to allow 50 countries that have never had the opportunity to host the trophy, to experience the greatest prize in the sport of soccer.
Haiti Football calls for CONCACAF investigation of loss to El Salvador
- Created on Thursday, July 18, 2013 2:20 PM
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (defend.ht) - The Haitian Football Federation delivered a note of protest to the Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association of Football (CONCACAF) President to draw attention to the poor performance of the referee from Puerto Rico in Haiti's ultimately eliminating match against El Salvador.
Eliminated from Gold Cup: Haiti falls to El Salvador 1-0
- Created on Tuesday, July 16, 2013 9:35 AM
HOUSTON (TX), USA (defend.ht) - Les Grenadiers will return home today, eliminated from the Gold Cup after their loss to El Salvador and the win by Trinidad & Tobago over Honduras.
Haiti faces El Salvador with hopes of clinching Gold Cup playoffs spot
- Created on Monday, July 15, 2013 11:05 AM
HOUSTON (TX), USA (defend.ht) - Les Grenadiers d'Haiti will face La Selecta of El Salvador on Monday and with a win or a draw Haiti will guarantee its place in the CONCACAF Gold Cup Playoffs.
Haiti's Les Grenadiers return to Sun Life to face Trinidad for Gold Cup
- Created on Thursday, July 11, 2013 11:17 PM
MIAMI, USA (defend.ht) - It's like a home away from home for Haitians and the Haitian National Team, returning to Miami, Florida, USA to play their 2nd match of group play against Trinidad & Tobago for the CONCACAF Gold Cup.
SB Nation: "Haitians can't finish clear chances" against Honduras
- Created on Tuesday, July 09, 2013 9:37 AM
NEWARK, New Jersey (defend.ht/SB Nation) - "Haiti were the much better team than Honduras between the penalty areas on Monday night, but they were horrible on either end of the pitch. They created more than enough chances to put Los Catrachos away, but their finishing was absolutely horrendous. Honduras only created two shots on target, but buried both of them to secure a 2-0 win."
Results of the two-day marathon for Haiti Soccer
- Created on Saturday, July 06, 2013 11:09 AM
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (defend.ht) - The two-day marathon to support the Haitian National Team was a successful demonstration of national unity where from all levels of Haitian society support was given for the team that will compete for the CONCACAF Gold Cup starting Monday.
Citizens organize fundraiser for Haiti National Soccer Team
- Created on Tuesday, July 02, 2013 6:06 AM
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (defend.ht) - All citizens of the nation, in Haiti and in the Diaspora, are invited to participate in a two day fundraiser to financially assist the national soccer team, Les Grenadiers, who are currently in Canada preparing for the Gold Cup.
Cantero Names 23-Player Roster to Compete in 2013 CONCACAF Gold Cup
- Created on Saturday, June 29, 2013 1:35 PM
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (defend.ht) - Haiti Men's National Team head coach Antonio Israel Blake Cantero has selected the 23 players that will represent Haiti in the 2013 CONCACAF Gold Cup to be held in the U.S. in July.
Les Grenadiers over Montreal Impact 2-0
- Created on Sunday, June 23, 2013 10:15 PM
MONTREAL, Canada (defend.ht) - This is a very enthusiastic crowd that welcomed the National Haitian Team, Les Grenadiers, on Saturday 22nd of June in the Saputo stadium in Montreal.
Haiti: Grenadiers leave for Canada without financial support
- Created on Thursday, June 20, 2013 7:44 PM
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (defend.ht) - At a press briefing Wednesday the Secretary General of the Haitian Football Federation (FHF), said the team has left for Montreal to prepare for the Gold Cup, but hadn't receive any financial support from the Ministry of Sports.
Jozy Altidore scores 4th in 4 games to lead U.S. past Honduras
- Created on Wednesday, June 19, 2013 7:07 AM
SANDY (UT), USA (defend.ht) - As well as being the record holder for most goals scored by an American in Europe, Jozy Altidore, 23, has the longest goal-scoring streak in U.S. history after scoring his 4th goal in his 4th game on Tuesday. His score in the 73rd minute led the U.S. to a 1-0 victory over Honduras in the World Cup qualifiers.
Haiti's Wilde Guerrier courted by FC Barcelona
- Created on Tuesday, June 18, 2013 12:18 PM
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (defend.ht) - FC Barcelona is showing interest to Haiti's striker, Wilde Donald Guerrier, who scored an impressive goal against Spain on June 8 in Miami.
Haiti Soccer Team to Begin Gold Cup Preparation in Canada
- Created on Friday, June 14, 2013 2:17 PM
MONTREAL, Canada (defend.ht) - The Haitian national soccer team will begin a 17-day tour in Canada, specifically Montreal and Quebec City, to fine-tune its preparation before participating in the Gold cup, the championship tournament of the CONCACAF nations, to be held in the United States in July.
Fox Sports: Jozy Altidore's silence speaks volumes
- Created on Friday, June 14, 2013 9:49 AM
SEATTLE, USA (defend.ht/FOX) - Jozy Altidore isnâ€™t talking right now. But then the things heâ€™s saying are speaking volumes.
Italy goalkeeper blasts teammates for overconfidence against Haiti
- Created on Thursday, June 13, 2013 12:13 AM
RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil (defend.ht) - Excuses for Italy's draw against Haiti multiplied into Wednesday, when the captain and goalkeeper for the 5th ranked team in the world, Gigi Buffon slammed his team for overconfidence after they "threw away" a victory against Haiti on Tuesday.
Italy's Prandelli: "draw with Haiti is an embarrassment"
- Created on Tuesday, June 11, 2013 10:24 PM
RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil (defend.ht) - The Italian Soccer Coach was short of class following Tuesday's 2-2 draw with Haiti. The head of the 5th ranked team in the world admitted it was not the morale boost he had expected from the international friendly.
Team Italy arrives in Brazil to face Haiti
- Created on Monday, June 10, 2013 8:14 AM
RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil (defend.ht) - The 5th ranked and previous (2006) World Cup Champion, Italian national soccer team, arrived early Monday morning in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to prepare for their Tuesday night match-up against Haiti.
Spain 2 Haiti 1, but who really won?
- Created on Sunday, June 09, 2013 11:46 AM
MIAMI, USA (defend.ht) - If you were stuck in traffic heading to Sun Life Stadium in Miami on Saturday, and missed the soccer match leaving it to fan reaction to tell you who won, you would have seen, Haitians leaving the stadium singing 'ole, ole, ole', hoisting up the flag, hanging out of car windows meanwhile fans of Spain a bit somber and unable to match the ecstasy of the other team's supporters. You probably would have thought Haiti routed the World Cup Champions by 10-0 in the international friendly.