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FC Santa Rosa web site! This web site is grounded in our overall strategy of reaching out to the broadest possible community of football-lovers in order to expose them to our club philosophy and activities. It is complemented by our facebook page (1.fcsantarosa).

19 March 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Santa Rosa calls for artificial field

1.FC Santa Rosa has called on the Arima Borough Corporation to install an artificial field in the Arima Velodrome. The club has applied has applied for entry into the TT Pro League in 2011. Speaking at a town meeting convened on 11 March by the Mayor, Adrian Cabralis, to discuss a draft ten-year plan for […]

16 March 2010 ~ 0 Comments


Two Santa Rosa players, Jean Luc Rochford and Daneil Cyrus have been loaned to TT Pro League members Caledonia AIA for the 2010 season. Both players are members of the current national Under 21 team and represented Trinidad and Tobago at the 2009 FIFA Under 20 World Cup in Egypt. Jamaal Shabazz, Caledonia head coach, […]

14 March 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Young Cannons keep on winning

Santa Rosa Under 16s continued their winning way with a second victory in the Carapichaima Super League on Saturday 14 March. The Young Cannons blasted Tabaquite Youths 8:0 in a one-sided affair to win their group and claim a place in the league’s quarter-final round, to be played on Saturday 20 March. Goal scorers on […]

11 March 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Gatorade now Official Sport Drink of Cannons

VEMCO, Limited has decided to join the 1.FC Santa Rosa family of partners by providing Gatorade equipment and product sponsorship to the club. The deal will cover all of the club’s teams and will see the Gatorade brand carried on the senior Cannons’ match shirt. The club welcomes VEMCO, Limited on board as preparations continue […]

09 March 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Under 16s Open With Win

Santa Rosa’s Under 16 team opened its account in the Carapichaima Super League 2010 with a 2:0 win against Cap Youths FC at Waterloo Recreation Ground on Saturday 6 March. The club is using the competition as part of the team’s pre-season preparation for the TTFF National Youth league, which begins on 17 April. In […]

22 February 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Beware "the Cannons"

1.FC Santa Rosa has adopted a nickname – “The Cannons” – after the gun that is traditionally discharged to mark the beginning of the Santa Rosa Festival. A plaque on the cannon reads, in part, “THE GUN WAS CAST  AT THE ROYAL BRASS FOUNDRY, WOOLWICH, IN 1794, WAS SENT TO THE WEST INDIES IN 1795 […]

22 February 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Santa Rosa applies for 2011 admission to TT Pro League

1.FC Santa Rosa has applied for membership in the Trinidad and Tobago Professional League beginning with the 2011 season. In a letter to the league, club president, Keith Look Loy,  stated, “the TT Pro League does not have a member club in Arima and its environs. This is ironic, given Arima’s historic contribution of both […]

03 February 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Santa Rosa supports Haiti

After visiting Haiti in late January, CONCACAF president Jack Warner has called on the Caribbean football family to assist the people of that devastated island. Almost thirty members of the Federation Haitienne de Football (FHF) were killed in the earthquake. The football confederation is adopting several initiatives to do so, including sending material assistance to […]

13 January 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Companies support Santa Rosa

BGtt (British Gas, Trinidad and Tobago) has made a contribution to Santa Rosa’s 2010 community development effort in Arima and Biche. The company is particularly interested in the club’s social development programme and its positive implications for the nation’s youth. BGtt has also invested in a social development programme for young cricketers. Meantime, the Trinidad […]

10 January 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Santa Rosa helps national Under 20 women

1.FC Santa Rosa played two friendly matches against the national women’s Under 20 team on 5 and 9 January. The club responded to a request from Jamaal Shabaaz, head coach of the women’s team, which is preparing for the final round of CONCACAF qualifying for the FIFA 2010 Women’s Women’s Under 20 World Cup to […]