1980 CONCACAF U-20 Tournament

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1980 CONCACAF U-20 Tournament
Tournament details
Host country United States
Dates 1 August - 17 August
Teams 18
Final positions
Champions  Mexico (7th title)
Runners-up  United States
Honduras 1978
Guatemala 1982

The CONCACAF Under-20 Championship 1980 was held in the United States. It also served as qualification for the 1981 FIFA World Youth Championship.

Teams[edit]

The following teams entered the tournament:

Group Stage[edit]

Group Los Angeles[edit]

Teams Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Mexico 3 2 1 0 7 1 +6 5
 Cuba 3 1 1 1 3 3 0 3
 Costa Rica 3 1 0 2 5 7 –2 2
 Dominican Republic 3 1 0 2 2 6 –4 2


1 August Costa Rica  3–1  Cuba
Mexico  3–0  Dominican Republic
3 August Mexico  0–0  Cuba
5 August Dominican Republic  2–1  Costa Rica
7 August Cuba  2–0  Dominican Republic
9 August Mexico  4–1  Costa Rica

Group Dallas[edit]

In this group, Puerto Rico were disqualified for using non eligible players.

Teams Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Canada 3 1 2 0 2 1 +1 4
 Guatemala 3 0 3 0 1 1 0 3
 Jamaica 3 0 3 0 0 0 0 3
 Trinidad and Tobago 3 0 2 1 2 3 –1 2
 Puerto Rico Disqualified


1 August Jamaica  0–0  Trinidad and Tobago
Canada  1–0  Puerto Rico
3 August Canada  0–0  Guatemala
Trinidad and Tobago  2–1  Puerto Rico
5 August Puerto Rico  1–1  Jamaica
Trinidad and Tobago  1–1  Guatemala
7 August Canada  2–1  Trinidad and Tobago
Guatemala  0–0  Jamaica
9 August Canada  0–0  Jamaica
Guatemala  not played  Puerto Rico

Group Edwardsville[edit]

Teams Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Honduras 3 2 1 0 4 1 +3 5
 Bermuda 3 2 0 1 8 5 +3 4
 Suriname 3 1 0 2 4 2 +2 2
 Grenada 3 0 1 2 2 10 –8 1


5 August Suriname  4–0  Grenada
Honduras  3–1  Bermuda
7 August Bermuda  1–0  Suriname
Honduras  0–0  Grenada
9 August Bermuda  6–2  Grenada
Honduras  1–0  Suriname

Group Princeton[edit]

Teams Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 United States 4 4 0 0 13 1 +12 8
 Netherlands Antilles 4 3 0 1 8 6 +2 6
 El Salvador 4 2 0 2 9 4 +5 4
 Antigua and Barbuda 4 1 0 3 2 11 –9 2
 Barbados 4 0 0 4 2 12 –10 0


1 August United States  5–0  Barbados
El Salvador  5–0  Antigua and Barbuda
3 August United States  3–0  Netherlands Antilles
El Salvador  3–0  Barbados
5 August Antigua and Barbuda  1–0  Barbados
Netherlands Antilles  2–1  El Salvador
7 August United States  2–0  El Salvador
Netherlands Antilles  3–0  Antigua and Barbuda
9 August United States  3–1  Antigua and Barbuda
Netherlands Antilles  3–2  Barbados

Quarterfinals[edit]

12 August 1980 (1980-08-12)
Canada  3 – 0  Cuba

12 August 1980 (1980-08-12)
Mexico  2 – 0  Guatemala

12 August 1980 (1980-08-12)
United States  2 – 1  Bermuda


Semifinals[edit]

15 August 1980 (1980-08-15)
Mexico  1 – 1  Canada
  Penalties  
4 – 3

15 August 1980 (1980-08-15)
United States  0 – 0  Honduras
  Penalties  
9 – 8


Final[edit]

17 August 1980 (1980-08-17)
United States  0 – 2  Mexico


 1980 CONCACAF U-20 Championship 

Mexico
Seventh title

Qualification to World Youth Championship[edit]

The two best performing teams qualified for the 1981 FIFA World Youth Championship.

External links[edit]