Dexter Skeene

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Dexter Skeene
Personal information
Full name Dexter Hayden Skeene
Date of birth (1964-04-01) 1 April 1964 (age 53)
Height 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Playing position Forward
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
Malta Carib Alcons
Maple Club
National team
1988–1991 Trinidad and Tobago 13 (4)
Teams managed
1996–1998 Trinidad and Tobago women
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Dexter Skeene (born 1 April 1964 in Trinidad and Tobago) is a former international Trinidadian footballer having played for Malta Carib Alcons, Maple Club, and the national team. Skeene is currently the CEO of the TT Pro League, having assumed the role of the country's highest level of league football on 1 April 2004.[1]



Skeene made his debut for the Trinidad and Tobago national team in 1998, and scored his first international goal on 17 April 1988 in a 4-0 1990 FIFA World Cup qualification match win over Guyana. Skeene was a member of the Strike Squad that was named during the 1990 FIFA World Cup qualifying campaign. Skeene scored his second international goal in a 1–2 friendly loss to Canada on 2 October 1988 at Queen's Park Oval. He would conclude his international career with two goals in successive matches during the 1991 Caribbean Cup with the first in a 7–0 win over Dominican Republic and the second in a 1–2 loss to Saint Lucia. In all international competitions, Skeene finished with 13 international appearances for Trinidad and Tobago and scored 4 goals.[2]

International goals[edit]

Scores and results list Trinidad and Tobago's goal tally first.[3]
# Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1 17 April 1988 Camp Ayanganna, Providence, Guyana  Guyana
1989 CONCACAF Championship qualification
2 2 October 1988 Queen's Park Oval, Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago  Canada
3 23 May 1991 National Stadium, Kingston, Jamaica  Dominican Republic
1991 Caribbean Cup
4 27 May 1991 National Stadium, Kingston, Jamaica  Saint Lucia
1991 Caribbean Cup


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