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Soccer in Belize #85192
04/25/04 04:51 PM
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How popular is Soccer in Belize, I figured since it was a British Colony it might have a large intrest in it. Does Belize have a national soccer team and how well do they do?

~Mike

Re: Soccer in Belize #85193
04/26/04 09:02 AM
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Yes, very popular, many teams and we compete (at times) in Concacaf, etc, as part of FIFA. We have two leagues, currently vying for dominance.


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Re: Soccer in Belize #85194
04/26/04 09:59 PM
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Yeh I found a World Cup 2006 Qualifing site and Belize is set to play Canada on June 10th, wish i could get the game here in the States. Too bad i really love soccer but isnt shown that much on tv.
~Mike

Re: Soccer in Belize #85195
04/27/04 05:54 AM
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I am surprised that our resident soccer fiend, Marty, didn't answer this one!

When you take your trip, Mike, you should be able catch a game somewhere. It's pretty cool taking the time to watch one, you catch yourself thinking "I AM WATCHING A SOCCER GAME IN BELIZE!" Pretty special, and it's a freebie.

Re: Soccer in Belize #85196
04/27/04 05:22 PM
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Well marty is pretty busy you know. haha.

Yeh I was really wishing that I could do that, and since I found out its all over the place it shouldnt be too hard to find a game. Indeed I probably will be thinking that, the best of both worlds, soccer and Belize.

Re: Soccer in Belize #85197
04/27/04 07:06 PM
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hehehe I have tickets to the game in Kingston! Now I just have to find a flag...

Yes I'll be rooting for Belize cuz somehow I don't think they'll be bussing up their fans. laugh

Re: Soccer in Belize #85198
05/02/04 10:51 PM
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When down over Christmas I brought two soccer balls and daily we played with good young adults and young kids.

My 12&9yr olds would play beach soccer all afternoon and then by 5pm the big game would start at the main pitch in the center of SanPedro. The locals were far to good for me, it was fun. We gave our soccer balls to Oscar and another local and there gratitude was priceless.

Jeff


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