The Deaf Association of Guyana football team, DS Kings defeated host SV Sudobe 3-2 to win the Sudobe Deaf Association of Suriname football tournament which was contested recently in Parimaribo, Suriname.
The victorious DS Kings football team
Joel Humphrey slotted in all three goals for the Guyanese who were urged on by officials of the Guyana Embassy in Suriname; Malvie Talbot, First Secretary, Guyana Embassy Paramaribo, Shellon Liddell-Selby- Administrative Attache’ and Martin Hicks- Office Assistant/Driver.
Following their successful trip, the team met with Director of Sport Christopher Jones who apart from presenting the victors with a quantity of football equipment, said later this year there will be a special needs football competition. Guyanese Travis Duncan and Sherwin Skeete were given the best goalkeeper and best defence player prizes respectively. Other members of the team were; Walton Williams, Anthonio Johnson, Kenrick Carrington, Rondel Abel, Darren Tatti, Kevin Farde, Nigel Jacsbo; Reanata Shipley and Ricky Mohamed- Organisers.