Melchie Daelle Dumornay playing at the Reims stadium PC Le Parisien
Melchie Daelle Dumornay playing at the Reims stadium PC Le Parisien

PORT-AU-PRINCE — While the Haitian women’s football team exited the Concacaf W 2022 championship early, striker Melchie Daelle Dumornay was awarded best young player for her performance during the competition. 

“Dumornay played a leading role in the brilliant 3-0 win over the Mexican team with her assist that led to two penalties,” the Haitian Football Federation (FHF) wrote in a Facebook post.

Previously, the 18-year-old Haitian soccer star was awarded the NXGN prize from the trade newspaper Goal as the best young player in March 2022.


Haitian soccer star Melchie Dumornay has once again captured the attention of the women’s football world with her performance at Concacaf W 2022 championships.

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I am Juhakenson Blaise, a journalist based in the city of Port-au-Prince, Haiti. I cover the news that develops in this city and deals with other subjects related to the experience of Haitians for the Haitian Times newspaper. I am also a lover of poetry.