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The national selection senior of Haiti who occupied the 50th place in the publication of February finds itself now in the 51st position in front of Costa Rica (53th) and Jamaica (54th) in the FIFA world rankings released Thursday. And 5th in the CONCACAF conducted by Mexico.
This February 14, the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) has published the world rankings. Haiti is ranked at 50th place, having occupied the 38th place in the ranking dominated by Spain, Germany and Argentina and is the 4th for the Football Confederation of North America, Central America and the Caribbean (CONCACAF).
The President Michel Martelly has officially appointed former basketball player Olden Polynice as Ambassador to Haiti as part of a ceremony at the National Palace Thursday, November 15, 2012. The Head of State expressed confidence in the new ambassador will continue to help project a new image of Haiti.
Despite the economic problems, The national Soccer Team U-20 will play the second phase of qualifying for the FIFA World Cup Turkey 2013, at Anette’s Gardens (Jamaica) from 5 to 9 November in Group A against Puerto Rico, Trinidad & Tobago and Curacao.
With three wins out of three grenadiers get their ticket to the second qualifying round of the playoffs Caribbean Cup to be held in Grenada from 18 to 25 October, beating Puerto Rican by 2 goals to 1.
After beating the team Saint-Martin on a wide score (7-0), the Haitian footballers have been essential to the second day of qualifying for the cup Caribbean nations by winning against Bermuda by three goals to one. Puerto Rico leads the standings with 6points (10), followed by the Haitian team with 6 points (9).
The national football won its first game of qualifying tournament for the Digicel Cup, a win Friday 7 goals to 0 at the expense of the selection of St. Martin with a triple directed by Jean-forward Philippe Peguerro.
Haiti – Sports: Exhibition Game between the football team of the Presidency, and “All Stars of Cite Soleil”
The President of the Republic, HE Mr. Michel Joseph Martelly, visited Cité Soleil, Sunday, Sept. 2, for an exhibition game in lifting the curtain at the grand finale of the second edition of the championship holiday called “Championship unity “, sponsored by Senator John Joel Joseph (West) for the benefit of residents of the area.
The Haitian karatekas have excelled at the 24th International Tournament of Karate organized by the American Federation of Martial Arts (AFMA), which took place on 18 and 19 August 2012 by winning 23 medals. They were received Wednesday at the National Palace by President Michel J. Martelly.