Stephen Ignacio is a freelance journalist covering sports.
A strong performance by the newly refreshed Gibraltar national men’s hockey squad saw them come from behind to beat Dutch league hockey club Abcoude HC. Gibraltar went behind early in the first quarter. Exerting high-up pressure on the Dutch defence Gibraltar responded with an equaliser before the first break. Neither team scored in the secondREAD MORE
In the first of two friendly matches against visiting Dutch league teams Gibraltar Hockey scored a late equaliser to end 5-5 against Kikkers (Holland). After going 1-0 in front Gibraltar conceded three goals before they eventually came back to equalise 3-3. Kikkers responded by taking the lead to 5-3. Two late goals from Gibraltar sawREAD MORE
As Gibraltar football enters a period of uncertainty, with European club football still uncertain of whether it can be played in Gibraltar, clubs continued to reinforce their squads during the January transfer period. The Victoria Stadium football pitch is understood to have been downgraded in its classification risking the possibility that without the resurfacing plansREAD MORE
Gibraltar’s participation in the UEFA Euro 2016 qualifier group rounds earned local clubs a total of E809,087.19 from UEFA payouts. The payouts came about as clubs were renumerated by UEFA for the participation of players in the national squad during qualifiers. The biggest earner was Lincoln Red Imps who earned a total of E442,469.56. FULLREAD MORE