Basseterre, St. Kitts December 7 2020 (SKNVIBES)

THE St. Kitts-Nevis National Men’s Football team has been grouped with powerhouses Trinidad and Tobago and Guyana in the opening round of the CONCACAF World Cup Qualifiers slated to begin in 2021.

The regional football governing body released the fixture and dates for the opening round of the qualifier, which will see St. Kitts and Nevis play two games on the road and two at home.The Basseterre-based team is placed in Group F with Trinidad and Tobago, Guyana, The Bahamas and Puerto Rico.

Only the top team from the group Qualifies will progress to the June’s Second Round.“In CONCACAF’s case, FIFA’s decision means the Confederation can schedule three matches in each of the September and October 2021 and January and March 2022 FIFA international match windows.“This will enable CONCACAF to begin its eight-team Final Round of the CONCACAF Qualifiers in September 2021, following a First Round played in March and June 2021 and a Second Round in June 2021.