Monday 21 September, 2020

From the BFA dugouts: A minute with Omani Leacock

A new sponsor, new season and plenty of new faces in the 2020 Coca-Cola Barbados Football Association (BFA) Premier League.

Loop Sports is here to acquaint you with the league’s top performers and share with you more than just their football skills which are on display every Saturday and Sunday at the BFA Wildey Turf.

In our first edition of “From the dugouts” we feature one of the island’s most talented and creative players, who in recent times have been one of the staple players in the men’s senior team.

He reveals his favourite player, life’s philosophy and a very unknown fact about himself.



Name: Omani Leacock

Age: 21

Club: Barbados Defense Force Sports Programme (BDFSP)

Position: midfielder

Nickname(s): Mannies, Handler, X

Favourite player: Mario Harte

Favourite Club: Arsenal

National team selection: Barbados U17, U23, Seniors

Why do you play football? : I love the game. When I was young, I use to cry to play. 

Life’s philosophy: If you believe in something, stand up and fight for it.

Bet you didn’t know: I like golf.

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