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Morvant Caledonia United (formerly known as Caledonia AIA) is a professional football team in Trinidad and Tobago's top-level TT Pro League. It is based in Morvant, and its home stadium is Hasely Crawford Stadium.[1]

Morvant Caledonia United
Full nameMorvant Caledonia United
Nickname(s)The United Stallions,
Cale
Short nameMCU
Founded1979
GroundHasely Crawford Stadium
Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
Capacity23,000
OwnerJamaal Shabazz
Managing DirectorRicarda Nelson
ManagerJamaal Shabazz
LeagueTT Pro League
2018TT Pro League, 6th

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HistoryEdit

The Caledonia AIA Football Club was founded in May 1979 by a group of schoolboys from the Morvant, Laventille, San Juan and Barataria environs; one of whom included current owner Jamaal Shabazz. The Club has a franchise in the TT Pro League and runs a full professional team; employing 28 players and 7 staff on a full-time basis. Apart from the professional team the Club runs a Youth Academy and Youth teams in Under 14, Under 16 and Under 18 age groups, catering for over just over one hundred children at a recreational level. Caledonia AIA was crowned Caribbean Club Champions in 2012 and represented the Caribbean in the CONCACAF Champions League.

Club honoursEdit

DomesticEdit

Winners (3): 2008, 2011–12, 2012–13
Runners-up (1): 2007
Winners (2): 2011, 2012
Runners-up (2): 2001, 2007
Winners (1): 2008
Runners-up (2): 2009, 2012
Winners (1): 2012

ContinentalEdit

Winners (1): 2012
Runners-up (1): 1998

StaffEdit

  • Technical Director: Jamaal Shabazz
  • Head Coach: Jerry Moe
  • Assistant Coach/Youth Academy Director: Rajesh Latchoo
  • Assistant Coach: Abdallah Phillips
  • Goalkeeper Coach: Steve Frederick
  • Physio: Jason Pilgrim

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Bailey, Joe (30 January 2011). "Caledonia finish second in Pro League". Trinidad and Tobago's Newsday. Retrieved 7 February 2011.

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