Our top 10 posts in 2013

With the curtain just drawn on 2013, we’ve looked back through the archives and picked out ten of the best articles on the website last year…

In no particular order:

October: Soca Warrior Fights For His Life

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Description: An emotional report on Trinidad & Tobago international Akeem Adam’s heart condition and the things being done to raise money for him. Adams later passed away, on 30 December, 2013.

June: CONCACAF Gold Cup Preview Part 1 and Part 2

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Description: A thorough and in depth look ahead to the eagerly anticipated Gold Cup – arguably the largest tournament in the region – via two parts. Includes profiles of four Caribbean countries involved.

February: Famous Draw For Jamaica At Azteca In WCQ

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Description: Back in February, The Reggae Boyz traveled to Mexico’s daunting Azteca Stadium and played without fear, yielding a historic point when they could have taken all three.

November: Suriname Clinch ABCS Title For Second Time

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Description: A bumper review of the 2013 ABCS Tournament which Suriname won for the second time in their history. Includes a plethora of photos from the two-day event.

October: Interview With Barbados FIFA Referee Adrian Skeete

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Description: Barbados FIFA Referee Adrian Skeete talked to us about his path to officiating in the game, his experiences and even offered some tips to the youngsters.

May: Guerra Part Of Growing Trinidad Contingent In Finland

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Description: Finnish football writer Rich Nelson compiled this one, analyzing the growing amount of Trinidadian players moving to Finland and using Ataullah Guerra as a prime example.

April: Caribbeans In Europe: Nahki Wells Part 1 and Part 2

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Description: A two-part profile of young Bermudan striker Nahki Wells who is setting the lower depths of English football alight. Really worth a read.

August: 2013 CONCACAF Under-15 Championship: Comprehensive Review

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Description: The inaugural CONCACAF U15 Championship was played in Cayman Islands this year and we comprehensively recapped it, dissecting each group and key player along the way.

September: Interview With Bahamas Footballer Cameron Hepple

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Description: In this exclusive interview, well-traveled Bahamas international Cameron Hepple chats playing in a WCQ when just 15, training with James Beattie, making Europa League history plus more.

December: Profile of new MLS/Caribbean Combine

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Description: The ‘MLS/Caribbean Combine’ is a new initiative, designed to promote young Caribbean footballers and provide a select bunch with a rare opportunity to play in front of MLS scouts, with the hope of earning a pro contract in America. All is revealed in this article.

*All images used in this post are edited/tweaked by The Home of Caribbean Football

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