Marie-Galantaise football legends in the spotlight – Sports in Guadeloupe: football, basketball, swimming, crusing, handball, cycling …

The Association of Football Legends (ALF) continues to pay tribute to the males who marked Guadeloupe’s football. After the match in the nice depths of Sainte-Anne, this time in Capesterre de Marie-Galante will meet those that have left an indelible mark in the historical past of this sport so common amongst us. Indeed, on Saturday, June 25, the municipal stadium in Capester will likely be the theater of the match, whose godfather is none apart from Jack Baid.

Thirty names have been chosen for this competitors. The godfather was an internationally acknowledged footballer, a pediatrician by occupation, he’s Marie-Galantais with an distinctive profession. From his begin at JSC for Jeunesse Sportive Capesterienne, by way of college solidarity over the years at Carnot High School, Jack Bade has at all times performed football. At the age of 19, he left his island for the metropolis of Toulouse, the place he started to check drugs. However, he didn’t quit the sport and joined the membership Tarascon sur Trieste earlier than becoming a member of the football membership Toulouse. He shortly joined the First Division. In explicit, the prestigious membership Paris-Saint-Germain, which launched a brand new “semi-professional” workforce. He will lead each football and medical careers till a knee harm in 1976 throughout a recreation towards Avignon stored him off the discipline.

Back in Guadeloupe, he’ll maintain his internship at Pointe-à-Pitre from 1978 to 2014, then three days per week at Marie-Galante from 2015 to 2021. “I admire the initiative that has been taken to honor the legends of Marie-Galante. As a former athlete, that is an honor that may solely be answered in the affirmative. I really feel grateful. The impression is that I didn’t commit with out returning, “explains Jack Baid.

Intergenerational affiliation

One of the major missions of the ALF is to pay tribute to former athletes who’ve been forgotten. It can be about contributing to the ethical, cultural, sporting and social growth of Guadeloupe’s football establishments by recognizing its former glory, by organizing, amongst different issues, their jubilee. “It can be essential to combine intergenerational conferences to advertise the instructional vocation of older individuals to our younger athletes,” stated Jackie Martol, secretary common of the affiliation.

“We play collectively each Sunday. Many younger individuals come to face the elders. He is at all times in pleasure and good temper. This permits us to take care of social connections and hold match, “continues Jackie Martol.

This match is held in partnership with the Football League, the metropolis of Capester and the division.

Athletes in the spotlight

Marie-Galantez’s thirty legends are Hector Besri, Hubert Romain, Harry Neshar, Mark Banwar, Alain Besri, Eddie Fader, Arius Croazik, Jean-Pierre Castane, Serge Fumon, Sylvain Fumon, Rudy Comus, Rene Taipier, Judy Larney – Paul Yernival, Bruno Pierre-Jean, Christian Pierre-Jean, Rudy Pierre-Jean,

“Dede” Isaac, Alex Lascari, Marius Oz, Jose Curiol, Jocelyn Gustarimac, “Ito” Nortia, Jean-Paul Gemis, Leonse Nancy, Enor Zigo, Georges Hullman, Christian dit Mano Bullarden.

Practical info

Championship of 6 groups of 8 gamers who decide the factors. The groups current are KAEL, FC MAG, FC 134, ALF, ARMONY, FAC. See you on Saturday, June 25 at 8 am at the Capesterre Municipal Stadium in Marie-Galante

Jacques Bade, an expert footballer in Toulouse, performed from 1970 to 1973


Paris Saint-Germain, Dr. Bade third from left



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