Tag "Muratti"

GFA ruined women’s football fottball

SO THE Guernsey Football Association are saddened to have to announce the Ladies Muratti will not be taking place this year because of the lack of availability of suitable qualified players. The players have to be affiliated to the GFA and signed to play for a local club. The GFA have forgotten to mention the fact that it is because of their incompetence and wish to destroy ladies football in the first place that has led these people, who only wanted to enjoy and play the game, to walk away from them.

Finest Muratti footballers showcased

Picture By Peter Frankland. 03-05-06 Rob Batiste and the Muratti 100 book.

A COMMEMORATIVE book celebrating the 100th Muratti Vase final has been published, featuring the finest footballers ever to grace the biggest event in Channel Islands sport.

Alderney 0, Guernsey 1


MANY had predicted a record-breaking glut of goals heading into it, but ultimately, Ross Allen’s penalty was the only difference as Guernsey avoided embarrassment and ensured their spot in the 100th Muratti Vase Final.

Little focused on retaining the Muratti Vase


DESPITE having some ‘exciting’ longer-term aims, Brian Little has revealed that attempting to retain the Muratti Vase is his sole objective in his first few months as Jersey manager.

Police charge puts charity into a spin

POLICE argue they are being careful with public money in times of austerity. It is now a common refrain from States departments as charging for public services increasingly becomes the norm.

Mixed fortunes for Guernsey's footballers


THE island representative side safely negotiated their way into the Insurance Corporation Muratti final yesterday afternoon in Alderney, but there was a disappointing home defeat for Guernsey FC.

Sharman named new Guernsey coach

STEVE SHARMAN has Muratti Vase history and an Island Games in his sights after being confirmed as the new Guernsey senior island representative coach for the next two seasons.