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Jul 24, 2013

Gaynair and West to attend CONCACAF President’s banquet

Ruperto Vicente

F.F.B. President Ruperto Vicente has also commended the boys for their honesty.  An invitation for the pair to fly to Chicago on Friday was the result of an email correspondence between Vicente and the competition’s organizers.  He also spoke with News Five earlier today and reiterated the need for honesty and sportsmanship in football.

 

Ruperto Vicente, President, Football Federation of Belize

“The players who were attempted to be bribed in the United States are going to be rewarded for their bravery and for reporting that incident. And so Ian Gaynair and Woodrow West have been invited by the president of CONCACAF to be a the championship game of the Gold Cup this weekend and as well to be a part of the president’s banquet in Chicago as well this weekend. So we are going to be traveling to Chicago together and they are going to be a part of the celebrations. So they are going to be honored for their bravery.”

 

The final match in Gold Cup 2013 will be played on Sunday in Chicago.

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