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Reggae Girlz Get World Cup Pot 3 Draw

With the FIFA Women’s World Cup scheduled for Australia and New Zealand in 2023, Jamaica’s Reggae Girlz have been placed in Pot 3. The draw, which is set for Auckland, New Zealand, on October 22, will see Jamaica in a pot along with Denmark, Switzerland, Ireland, Colombia, Argentina, Vietnam, and Costa Rica. Therefore, it means that Jamaica will likely go […]

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Reggae Girlz Captain Shaw Says Learning Experience From Two Match Tour Loss

Jamaica Reggae Girlz captain Khadijah Shaw has labeled the just concluded two-match tour of South Korea as a valuable learning experience, despite the team losing both matches. Following a 1-0 loss to their Asian counterparts on Saturday, the team closed out the tour with a 2-0 defeat on Wednesday.  Despite the results, the tour that was earmarked as an opportunity […]

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Jamaica’s Reggae Girlz Suffered Setback Against South Korea

Jamaica’s Reggae Girlz were pushed back 1-0 against a clinical South Korean team in a friendly international at the Hwaseong Stadium on Saturday. After the 13th minute of the start of the game, an early goal by Choe Yu-ri was all the South Korean ladies needed to halt any ambition harbored by the young Jamaicans. The Reggae Girlz made a […]

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Reggae Girlz Not Good Enough Against Canada

After drubbing Haiti 4 –nil, the Reggae Girlz proved to be no match for Olympic champions Canada as they were thrashed 3-0 in their Concacaf Women’s Championship encounter. Canada will now play the USA in Monday’s final in a rematch of the 2018 final, won 2-0 by the USA. The championship match is for a spot in the 2024 Olympics. […]

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Jamaica Reggae Girlz Mauled By U.S. In Five-Nil Loss

Jamaica’s Reggae Girlz proved to be no match for the rampant U.S. women’s soccer team in their Concacaf W Championship encounter recently. The Girlz bid to qualify for the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup suffered a serious setback following a 5-0 loss to the U.S. team. This loss comes on the back of an ambush win against the much-touted Mexican […]

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Former Reggae Girlz Coach Vin Blaine Exit His Coaching Gig

Former Reggae Girlz coach Vin Blaine has charged that the women’s national program is heavily beholden to an outside benefactor. The man who has kept the Reggae Girlz in the hunt for a berth in the upcoming World Cup was forced to say goodbye after just six months in charge of the national team.  His decision came against the backdrop […]

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Jamaica Reggae Girlz Thrash Cayman Islands 9-Nil

Jamaica’s Reggae Girlz were in a no-nonsense mood in their group “C” CONCACAF World Cup Qualifying game, thrashing hosts the Cayman Islands 9-0 at the Truman Bodden Stadium, on Saturday, April 9, 2022. The Reggae Girlz are on nine points from three starts, the same as the Dominican Republic. However, the Girlz have a superior goal difference. The Jamaicans have […]

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Reggae Girlz Striker Khadija “Bunny” Shaw Continues To Impress

Jamaica’s Reggae Girlz striker Khadija “Bunny” Shaw has been named in CONCACAF women’s best eleven for the February window of the World Cup qualifiers. Shaw scored four goals in two appearances as Jamaica blanked Bermuda 4-0 and defeated Grenada 6-1. The Jamaican footballer who plays as a forward for Manchester City of the English FA Women’s Super League was the […]

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Havana Gets FIFA’s Nod To Play For Jamaica’s Reggae Girlz

Havana Marguerite Solaun, the 26-year-old American-born Jamaican footballer, has been named in the Jamaica Reggae Girlz World Cup Football squad. Her inclusion came after FIFA clearance, given that she had already played for the United States of America, at the Under 17 and Under 23 levels. Solaun honed her skills at an early age, playing football for her high school, […]

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Reggae Girlz Set To Sharpen Skills From Practice Games

Andrew Price, Jamaica’s Reggae Girlz assistant coach, has announced that the Reggae Girlz stand to benefit from several practice games that they will participate in before they take to the pitch in the FIFA World Cup later this year. He also posited the view that these practice games would be an excellent opportunity for the public to get to know […]