Jamaica Team For Opener

Date Published: 
1957-01-14
Source: 
Jamaica Gleaner
Page: 
10

JAMAICA and Trinidad will meet in a football tournament starting on Monday, January 21. The team to represent Jamaica in the first match was named by the Jamaica Football Association on Friday night last. They are:

Selvyn Murphy (YMCA) goal; Walter Chevannes (Melbourne) right back; Bill Gentles (St. Geo. OB) left back; Karl Largie (St. Geo. OB) right half; Ken Hamilton (UCWI) centre half; Frankie Lewis (St. Geo. OB) left half; Noel Tappin (Melbourne) outside right; Anthony Hill (St. Geo. OB) inside right; Elvin Schloss (YMCA) centre forward; Franz Alexander (Kingston) inside left and captain and Clovis McLean (Kensington) outside left.

Reserves are: Marsden Chen (St. Geo. OB), Aubrey Lowe (St. Geo. OB), Ted Ansell (Railway) and Kenny Williams (Kingston).

The Trinidadians will play St. George's College, winners of the Olivier Shield and Manning Cup competitions, on Saturday, January 19.

Here are the players for the first Colony match:

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