1997 Caribbean Cup

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1997 Caribbean Cup
Shell/Umbro Caribbean Cup 1997
Tournament details
Host countries Antigua and Barbuda
Saint Kitts and Nevis
Teams 23 (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 played 30
Goals scored 111 (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

Saint Lucia  3–2  Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Martinique  7–1  Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Joseph Goal 54'

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

Guyana  2–0  French Guiana
Stanton Goal Goal
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'

Grenada  5–1  Guyana
Charles Goal 19'
Celestine Goal 51'
Drayton Goal 61'
Modeste Goal 89'
? Goal
Trotz Goal

Guyana  0–2  Barbados
Lavine Goal 40'
Alexander Goal 52'

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  6–1  British Virgin Islands

British Virgin Islands  4–1  Anguilla
Dominica  1–0  Sint Maarten

Sint Maarten  3–2  British Virgin Islands
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
Grenada  1–1  Jamaica
Charles Goal 6' Hall Goal 85'

Antigua and Barbuda  1–3  Grenada
Edwards Goal 22' Dinnha Goal
Modeste Goal Goal

Antigua and Barbuda  0–2  Jamaica
Simpson Goal 26'
Whitmore Goal 87'

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'

Martinique  0–2  Saint Kitts and Nevis

Saint Kitts and Nevis  0–3  Trinidad and Tobago
Nixon Goal 6'44'
Nakhid Goal 26'

Semifinals[edit]

Trinidad and Tobago  1–1 (a.e.t.)  Jamaica
Andrews Goal 65' Whitmore Goal 23'
Penalties
4–2

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]

Trinidad and Tobago  4–0  Saint Kitts and Nevis
Nixon Goal 2'
Andrews Goal 28'
Prospar Goal 46'65'

References[edit]

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