1997 Caribbean Cup

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1997 Caribbean Cup
Shell/Umbro Caribbean Cup 1997
Tournament details
Host countriesAntigua and Barbuda
Saint Kitts and Nevis
Teams23 (from 1 confederation)
Final positions
Champions Trinidad and Tobago (6th title)
Runners-up Saint Kitts and Nevis
Third place Jamaica
Fourth place Grenada
Tournament statistics
Matches played30
Goals scored111 (3.7 per match)
1996
1998

The 1997 Caribbean Cup (known as Shell/Umbro Caribbean Cup for sponsorship reasons[1] ) was the ninth edition of the Caribbean Cup hosted by Antigua and Barbuda and Saint Kitts and Nevis.

Qualifying Tournament[edit]

First stage[edit]

The winners of each group enter the qualifying play-off.

Group 1[edit]

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Martinique 2 2 0 0 8 1 +7 6
 Saint Lucia 2 1 0 1 3 3 0 3
 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 2 0 0 2 3 10 -7 0
Martinique 1–0 Saint Lucia


Group 2[edit]

Jamaica 1–0 Bermuda
Williams Goal 6'
Jamaica 3–2 Bermuda
Dixon Goal 35'
Malcolm Goal 43'
Sewell Goal 62'
Russell Goal 51'
Simons Goal 74'

Group 3[edit]

First round

French Guiana 2–2 Guyana
? Stanton Goal Goal

Second round

  •  Trinidad and Tobago also entered the match; but since they already secured a spot in the final tournament as the holders, their matches were counted merely as friendlies.
Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Grenada 2 1 1 0 6 2 +4 4
 Barbados 2 1 1 0 3 1 +2 4
 Guyana 2 0 0 2 1 7 -6 0
Barbados 1–1 Grenada
Lavine Goal 22' Joseph Goal 89'


Group 4[edit]

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Dominica 3 3 0 0 12 1 +11 9
 Sint Maarten 3 2 0 1 6 3 +3 6
 British Virgin Islands 3 1 0 2 7 10 -3 3
 Anguilla 3 0 0 3 1 12 -11 0
Sint Maarten 3–0 Anguilla

Dominica 1–0 Sint Maarten

Dominica 5–0 Anguilla

Group 5[edit]

 Haiti and  Dominican Republic withdrew.

Aruba 2–1 Netherlands Antilles

The return round was not played.

Qualifying Playoff[edit]

Dominica 1–2 Martinique
Martinique 7–0 Dominica

Aruba 0–6 Jamaica
Whitmore Goal Goal
Young Goal Goal Goal
Sewell Goal

The return round was not played.


Final tournament[edit]

Group A[edit]

Hosted in Antigua and Barbuda

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Grenada 2 1 1 0 4 2 +2 4
 Jamaica 2 1 1 0 3 1 +2 4
 Antigua and Barbuda 2 0 0 2 1 5 -4 0


Group B[edit]

Hosted in Saint Kitts and Nevis

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Trinidad and Tobago 2 1 0 1 4 2 +2 3
 Saint Kitts and Nevis 2 1 0 1 2 3 -1 3
 Martinique 2 1 0 1 2 3 -1 3
Martinique 2–1 Trinidad and Tobago
? Goal 17' (pen.)
Mondenstti Goal 87'
Nakhid Goal 7'


Semifinals[edit]


Saint Kitts and Nevis 2–1 (a.e.t.) Grenada
Grumbs Goal 86'107' (pen.) Modeste Goal 51'

3rd Place Playoff[edit]

Jamaica 4–1 Grenada
Hall Goal 5'20'
Gardener Goal 7'
Young Goal 85'
Watts Goal 13'

Final[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "We know what it takes to be world class (Shell Advertisement)". Jamaica Gleaner. 16 January 1997. p. 17.