By Douby Jean
The kick-off of the national championship of second division was fixed for this weekend, of the 6 matches programmed in the group South I only 5 were able to take place except the one to oppose the Club Saint Louis in Valencia since in a correspondence addressed to the FHF on April 12, the Leogânais mentioned that they will not participate in the competition.
The history linking Valencia, Racing FC and the Haitian Football Federation gave birth to a new page. Relegated to the lower division by COCHAFOP, Valencia announced its non-participation in the championship of ascension while describing as arbitrary and without foundation the decisions taken by the Disciplinary and Appeal Committees: “ Honorable Members the FHF, Valencia FC hereby announces that it will not be able to participate in any of your competitions for the season 2019. The laxity of the commissions of the FHF (recourse, discipline), which let drag the file of recourse of the Valencia related to the match (Valencia – Racing FC) not played at Gerard Christophe Park on December 2, 2018, followed by arbitrary decisions and no basis pronounced against Valencia, put the club in a very bad position, “ can read in the correspondence of the Green Eagle.
In short, instead of 50 teams, the D2 could be played with 49 formations this season even if it has already started.