Gilbert to Strengthen Reggae Girls Defense


Coach of Jamaica’s under-17 female football team, Xavier Gilbert, says he has plans to strengthen his defense ahead of the final round of the CONCACAF Caribbean Football Union qualifiers in Haiti, from October 16 – 22.

The Jamaicans loss 3-nil and 3-1 in their 2-match international friendly series, on the weekend.

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Gilbert says his strikers need to better shot selection.

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Alrick Swaby is a reporter/producer at Nationwide News Network. He started his career with the now defunct Jamaica Broadcasting Corporation, JBC, in 1995. He has experiences in radio and television broadcasting, reporting and production. He is now on his second stint with Nationwide after rejoining in 2012, Pursuing his passion.