Tag "Muratti"

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

Finest Muratti footballers showcased

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.

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.

Allen's stunner

Operation Stop Allen: Guernsey match-winner Ross Allen is closely guarded by Jay Giles as the Guernsey striker seeks to add to his wonder-goal at the Track. (Picture by Adrian Miller, 1323826)

ROSS ALLEN’S wonder goal saw Guernsey’s ‘immense group of players’ retain the Muratti Vase for the first time in 21 years with a 2-1 victory over Jersey at the Track on Saturday.

Make it a Green Day

Guernsey boss Kevin Graham surveys the immaculate Track surface yesterday. He hopes to leave the post with two straight wins under his belt.

BOTH coaches are in relaxed mood as the countdown ends and the 2013 Muratti Vase final gets under way at the Track later today.