2012 CONCACAF Women's U-17 Championship

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2012 CONCACAF Under-17 Women's Championship
2012 CONCACAF U-17 Women Championship-logo.jpg
Tournament details
Host country Guatemala
Dates May 2–12, 2012
Teams 8 (from 1 confederation)
Venue(s) 1 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions United States United States (2nd title)
Runners-up Canada Canada
Third place  Mexico
Fourth place  Panama
Tournament statistics
Matches played 16
Goals scored 72 (4.5 per match)
Attendance 8,408 (526 per match)
Top scorer(s) United States Summer Green
(12 goals)
2010
2013

The 2012 CONCACAF Under-17 Women's Championship was the third edition of the U-17 women's championship in football for the CONCACAF region. It was held in Guatemala City from May 2 to 12.

The three best-placed teams qualified for the 2012 FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup held in Azerbaijan.[1] Canada were the defending champions from 2010. All matches were played on artificial turf at the Estadio Cementos Progreso.

Qualified teams[edit]

The qualification process for the 2012 tournament started on 14 August 2011.[1]

Region Method of qualification Teams
Caribbean
Caribbean Football Union (CFU)
2011 Caribbean Football Union
Women's Under-17 Tournament
The Bahamas Bahamas
Jamaica Jamaica
Trinidad and Tobago Trinidad and Tobago
Central America
Central American Football Union (UNCAF)
2011 UNCAF Women's
Under-17 Tournament
Panama Panama
North America
North American Football Union (NAFU)
Automatic qualification Canada Canada
Mexico Mexico
United States United States
Host nation Guatemala Guatemala

Squads[edit]

Group stage[edit]

All times are local (UTC-06:00).[2]

Tie-breaking criteria

Teams were ranked on the following criteria:[3]

1. Greater number of points in matches between the tied teams
2. Greater goal difference in matches between the tied teams (if more than two teams finish equal on points)
3. Greater number of goals scored in matches among the tied teams (if more than two teams finish equal on points)
4. Greater goal difference in all group matches
5. Greater number of goals scored in all group matches
6. Drawing of lots
Key to colors in group tables
Advanced to Semi-finals

Group A[edit]

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Canada Canada 3 3 0 0 16 1 +15 9
 Panama 3 1 1 1 8 8 0 4
 Jamaica 3 1 1 1 4 5 −1 4
 Guatemala 3 0 0 3 2 16 −14 0

2 May 2012
14:00
Canada Canada 6–0  Panama
Prince Goal 6'
Dhanda Goal 11'
Clarke Goal 22'40'42'
Pierre-Louis Goal 51'
Report

2 May 2012
16:30
Guatemala  0–3  Jamaica
Report Gray Goal 13'42'
Shaw Goal 65'

4 May 2012
14:00
Jamaica  0–4 Canada Canada
Report Sanderson Goal 18'
Neff Goal 21'
Clarke Goal 55'
Prince Goal 90+3'

4 May 2012
16:30
Guatemala  1–7  Panama
Ibarguen Goal 29' Report Riley Goal 4'36'
Batista Goal 34'73'
Franco Goal 49'
Cox Goal 61'90+2'

6 May 2012
14:00
Panama  1–1  Jamaica
Cox Goal 72' (pen.) Report Bailey Goal 32'

6 May 2012
16:30
Guatemala  1–6 Canada Canada
Herrera Goal 28' Report Dhanda Goal 23'
Clarke Goal 31'64'
Sanderson Goal 77'81'90+2'

Group B[edit]

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
United States United States 3 3 0 0 18 0 +18 9
 Mexico 3 2 0 1 8 3 +5 6
 Trinidad and Tobago 3 0 1 2 0 7 −7 1
 Bahamas 3 0 1 2 0 16 −16 1

3 May 2012
14:00
Bahamas  0–10 United States United States
Report Purce Goal 1'75'84'
Green Goal 6'40'41'44'60'
Sullivan Goal 55'
Payne Goal 77'

5 May 2012
16:30
Mexico  6–0  Bahamas
Cadena Goal 6'43'
Morales Goal 8'13'
Vega Goal 26'
Pineda Goal 79'
Report

7 May 2012
16:30
United States United States 3–0  Mexico
Green Goal 16' (pen.)32'36' Report

Knockout stage[edit]

All times are local (UTC−06:00).

The winners of the two semifinal matches and the winner of the third place match qualified for the 2012 FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup, held in Azerbaijan.

Semi-finals Final
10 May – Guatemala City
 United States United States  7  
  Panama  0  
 
12 May – Guatemala City
     United States United States  1
   Canada Canada  0
Third place
10 May – Guatemala City 12 May – Guatemala City
 Canada Canada  1   Panama  0
  Mexico  0     Mexico  6

Semi-finals[edit]

10 May 2012
13:30
United States United States 7–0  Panama
Payne Goal 9'
Green Goal 44'45+1'53'
Andrews Goal 50'
Jenkins Goal 66'
Bruder Goal 77'
Report

10 May 2012
16:30
Canada Canada 1–0  Mexico
Sanderson Goal 13' Report

Third place match[edit]

12 May 2012
13:30
Panama  0–6  Mexico
Report Morales Goal 13'
Duarte Goal 51'54'72'84'
Hernández Goal 65'

Final[edit]

Goalscorers[edit]

12 goals
6 goals
5 goals
3 goals
2 goals
1 goal

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "U-17 Women's qualifying to begin Sunday". CONCACAF. 9 August 2011. Retrieved 26 August 2011. 
  2. ^ Canada-Panama to open U-17 women's finals
  3. ^ "Women's U-17 CONCACAF Championship – 2012 Regulations" (PDF). FIFA. 2012. Retrieved 5 May 2012. 

External links[edit]