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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.

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

Contents

Qualifying TournamentEdit

First stageEdit

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

Group 1Edit

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 2Edit

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

Group 3Edit

First round

Guyana  2–0  French Guiana
Stanton    
French Guiana  2–2  Guyana
? Stanton    

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   22' Joseph   89'

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

Guyana  0–2  Barbados
Lavine   40'
Alexander   52'

Group 4Edit

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 5Edit

  Haiti and   Dominican Republic withdrew.

Aruba  2–1  Netherlands Antilles

The return round was not played.

Qualifying PlayoffEdit

Dominica  1–2  Martinique
Martinique  7–0  Dominica

Aruba  0–6  Jamaica
Whitmore    
Young      
Sewell  

The return round was not played.


Final tournamentEdit

Group AEdit

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 BEdit

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
?   17' (pen.)
Mondenstti   87'
Nakhid   7'


SemifinalsEdit


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

3rd Place PlayoffEdit

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

FinalEdit

ReferencesEdit

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