Upon getting word that the Trinidad and Tobago women's national team might not even have enough money for lunch, Haiti's team took a look at its fundraising for World Cup qualifying -- an account totaling a little over $1,300 -- and decided to turn it over to the competition.
That left Haiti with an uncertain future of its own. Until the Clintons got involved.
Both Trinidad and Tobago and Haiti are training for next week's CONCACAF championship, which serves as qualifying for the Women's World Cup...
As the unpaid coach of the Trinidad and Tobago women's national team, Randy Waldrum also had to assume the unexpected role of emergency fundraiser.
Waldrum, also head coach of the NWSL's Houston Dash, sent out an urgent plea on Twitter on Wednesday morning.
I need HELP! T&T sent a team here last night with $500 total. No equipment such as balls,no transportation from airport to hotel, nothing.- Randy Waldrum (@CoachWaldrum)...
SAO PAULO -- Iran defeated Trinidad and Tobago 2-0 in their World Cup warm-up on Sunday played in a stadium that was empty apart from a few journalists.
Ehsan Haji Safi scored late in the first half and Dutch-born Reza Ghoochannejhad, who plays for Championship team Charlton Athletic, added a goal early in the second.
Iran dominated on a windswept field in northeast Sao Paulo, with about two dozen media looking on at the practice facility where the Iranians have been training.
Haji Safi put Iran...