Soca Warriors new senior men’s coach Tom Saintfeit has selected a 28-man training squad minus striker and national captain Kenwyne Jones.
Saintfiet said the squad is made based on his style of play.
Professional football player Carlos Edward has been named to the team. He has made 88 appearances for Trinidad and Tobago and was a member of the 2006 World Cup Squad. He last played for T&T in an international friendly against Jamaica in November 2013.
The squad will hit the field tomorrow for its first session with Saintfiet as their new coach. This will be the opening session ahead of the two international friendlies away to Nicaragua later this month.
Saintfiet will then select his final squad for the two matches next week for a residential training camp. Before the team departs on Christmas day for Managua.
The two games are carded for December 27th and 30th.