PRESS RELEASE – The Executive Committee of the St. Lucia Football Association has decided to host the 2016 National Football Awards.
The National Football Awards Ceremony will be held on Saturday 6th February 2016 at the Palm Heaven Hotel.
19 Awards will be presented to the Outstanding Football Administrators, Players and the Media in the following Categories:
- National Lotteries Award for Excellence
- Footballer of the Year – Senior Male
- Footballer of the Year – Senior Female
- Footballer of the Year – Junior Male
- Footballer of the Year – Junior Female
- Football Team of the Year
- Football Club of the Year
- Football Referee of the Year
- Football Administrator of the Year
- Football Manager of the Year
- Football Coach of the Year
- Best kept Football Community Playing Field
- Football League of the Year
- Posthumous Award
- Lifetime Achievement Award
- Sports Journalist Award
- Football Sponsor of the Year
- Best supportive football district
- Meritorious Service Award
100 persons are expected to attend the Awards Ceremony and will also pay homage to the Football Fraternity.
The Minister for Youth and Sports Mr. Shawn Edward and the President of the St. Lucia Football Association Mr. Lyndon Cooper will address the Awards Ceremony.
Presidents of the different Football Leagues and other invited guests will also be in attendance and congratulatory messages from CFU, CONCACAF and FIFA will be presented on the night of the Event.