Monday 6 July, 2020

From the BFA dug outs: A minute with Shakille Belle

After an impressive display in the recently concluded Barbados Football Association (BFA) Capelli Sport Super Cup, Crane & Equipment Ellerton FC come into the 2020 season as serious contenders for the Coca-Cola BFA Premier League.

A lot of the optimism rides on the back of the Capelli Super Cup MVP and Ellerton captain Shakille Belle, who is one of the island’s most feared and consistent forwards; scoring 10 plus goals each season.

Loop Sports caught up with Belle to have a word “From the BFA dugouts”.


Name: Shakille Belle

Age: 23

Nickhame(s): Pop

Club: Ellerton FC

Favourite player: Lionel Messi

Favoutite Club: Barcelona

National Selection: Barbados U17 & seniors

Role models: Lionel Messi and Sergio Aguero

Mentor: My father

Why do you play football: It is something I love to do from a young age

Life’s philosophy: Always keep improving

Bet you didn’t know: I am really good at playing FIFA and I enjoy riding motorcycles.


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