2004 CONCACAF Women's Pre-Olympic Tournament qualification

The 2004 CONCACAF Women's Pre-Olympic Tournament qualification determined the five teams that joined Canada, Costa Rica and the United States at the 2004 CONCACAF Women's Pre-Olympic Tournament in Costa Rica.[1][2]

2004 CONCACAF Women's Pre-Olympic Tournament qualification
Tournament details
Dates31 October – 14 December 2003
Teams12
Tournament statistics
Matches played12
Goals scored76 (6.33 per match)
Attendance15,750 (1,313 per match)
Top scorer(s)Mexico Maribel Domínguez (6 goals)
2008

TeamsEdit

Originally, 17 teams entered the competition.[3] Canada and the United States automatically qualified for the final tournament, along with hosts Costa Rica. Dominica later withdrew, and were replaced by Suriname.[4] Following the qualifying draw, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands also withdrew.

Teams in bold qualified for the final tournament.

Zone Automatic qualifiers Teams entering qualification
North American Zone
(NAFU)
Central American Zone
(UNCAF)
Caribbean Zone
(CFU)

Caribbean ZoneEdit

Series AEdit

Both matches were played in Paramaribo, Suriname. The Dominican Republic were originally drawn into the group, but were later moved to Group 3.

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Suriname   2–6   Trinidad and Tobago 0–2 2–4
Suriname  0–2  Trinidad and Tobago
Report
Trinidad and Tobago  4–2  Suriname
Report

Trinidad and Tobago won 6–2 on aggregate and qualified for the 2004 CONCACAF Women's Pre-Olympic Tournament.

Series BEdit

Both matches were played in George Town, Cayman Islands. The U.S. Virgin Islands were originally drawn into the group, but later withdrew.[6]

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Jamaica   4–0   Cayman Islands 3–0 1–0
Jamaica  3–0  Cayman Islands
Report
Cayman Islands  0–1  Jamaica
Report

Jamaica won 4–0 on aggregate and qualified for the 2004 CONCACAF Women's Pre-Olympic Tournament.

Series CEdit

Both matches were played in San Cristóbal, Dominican Republic. Puerto Rico were originally drawn into the group, but later withdrew and were replaced by the Dominican Republic (who were moved from Group 1).

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Dominican Republic   2–10   Haiti 0–7 2–3
Dominican Republic  0–7  Haiti
Report
Haiti  3–2  Dominican Republic
Report

Haiti won 10–2 on aggregate and qualified for the 2004 CONCACAF Women's Pre-Olympic Tournament.

North/Central American ZoneEdit

Series DEdit

All matches were played in Tegucigalpa, Honduras. Costa Rica were originally drawn into the group and selected to host the matches, but later were removed after replacing Mexico as the final tournament host. Mexico subsequently replaced Costa Rica in the group.

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   Mexico 2 2 0 0 14 0 +14 6 Qualification to 2004 CONCACAF Pre-Olympic Tournament
2   Honduras (H) 2 1 0 1 1 6 −5 3
3   Nicaragua 2 0 0 2 0 9 −9 0
Source: CONCACAF
(H) Host
Nicaragua  0–1  Honduras
Report

Mexico  8–0  Nicaragua
Report

Honduras  0–6  Mexico
Report

Series EEdit

All matches were played in Guatemala City, Guatemala.

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   Guatemala (H) 2 1 1 0 16 3 +13 4 Banned from final tournament[a]
2   Panama 2 1 1 0 19 1 +18 4 Qualification to 2004 CONCACAF Pre-Olympic Tournament[a]
3   Belize 2 0 0 2 2 33 −31 0
Source: CONCACAF
(H) Host
Notes:
  1. ^ a b Guatemala originally qualified for the final tournament, but were unable to participate after the National Football Federation of Guatemala was suspended by CONCACAF and FIFA in January 2004. As a result, group runners-up Panama instead took the spot at the final tournament.[7]
Belize  0–18  Guatemala
Report

Panama  15–2  Belize
Report

Guatemala  1–1  Panama
Report

GoalscorersEdit

There were 76 goals scored in 12 matches, for an average of 6.33 goals per match.

6 goals

4 goals

3 goals

2 goals

1 goal

1 own goal

Source: CONCACAF

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Allnutt, James; Morard, Hervé; Zlotkowski, Andre (9 May 2004). "Games of the XXVIII. Olympiad: Football Qualifying Tournament (Women)". RSSSF. Retrieved 24 January 2021.
  2. ^ "CONCACAF 2004 Women's Pre-Olympic Tournament Technical Report" (PDF). CONCACAF. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2 November 2012. Retrieved 23 January 2021.
  3. ^ "Women's Olympic Qualifying Tournament 2004". CONCACAF. 28 May 2003. Archived from the original on 5 October 2003. Retrieved 24 January 2021.
  4. ^ "Olympic dates set" (PDF). CONCACAF News. Vol. 13, no. 2. CONCACAF. March 2003. p. 2. Archived from the original (PDF) on 9 April 2004. Retrieved 24 January 2021.
  5. ^ a b "2012 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying Tournament Recap" (PDF). CONCACAF. p. 28 (30 of PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 26 January 2013. Retrieved 18 January 2021.
  6. ^ "US Virgin Islands withdraws; Preliminary will be two-game series between Jamaica, host Cayman Islands". CONCACAF. 2 December 2003. Archived from the original on 31 December 2003. Retrieved 24 January 2021.
  7. ^ "Games of the XXVIII. Olympiad: Football Qualifying Tournament (Women)". CONCACAF. 12 January 2004. Archived from the original on 3 February 2004. Retrieved 24 January 2021.