Football at the 1950 Central American and Caribbean Games

Football was contested for men only at the 1950 Central American and Caribbean Games in Guatemala City, Guatemala.

Football at the 1950 Central American and Caribbean Games
Tournament details
Host countryGuatemala
Dates26 February – 14 March 1950
Teams9 (from 2 confederations)
Venue(s)1 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions Netherlands Antilles
Runners-up Guatemala
Third place Honduras
Fourth place El Salvador
Tournament statistics
Matches played22
Goals scored69 (3.14 per match)
1946
1954
All statistics correct as of 14 March 1950.
Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's football  Caribbean Netherlands (AHO)  Guatemala (GUA)  Honduras (HON)

Participating teamsEdit

Team Appearance Previous best performance
  Colombia 3rd Gold medal (1946)
  Costa Rica 5th Silver medal (1930, 1935, 1938)
  El Salvador 4th Bronze medal (1935)
  Guatemala 4th 6th (1930, 1935, 1946)
  Haiti 1st
  Honduras 3rd Bronze medal (1930)
  Mexico 3rd Gold medal (1935, 1938)
  Netherlands Antilles 2nd Bronze medal (1946)
  Nicaragua 1st

VenueEdit

Guatemala City
Estadio Mateo Flores
Capacity: 30,000
 

First roundEdit

Group AEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   Curaçao 3 2 1 0 15 2 +13 5 Final round
2   El Salvador 3 2 1 0 6 2 +4 5
3   Haiti 3 1 0 2 4 6 −2 2
4   Nicaragua 3 0 0 3 4 19 −15 0
  Costa Rica 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Withdrew
26 February 1950 Costa Rica   1–0   El Salvador Guatemala City, Guatemala
CST
26 February 1950 Haiti   4–2   Nicaragua Guatemala City, Guatemala
CST
27 February 1950 Costa Rica   abd   Curaçao Guatemala City, Guatemala
CST
28 February 1950 El Salvador   4–1   Nicaragua Guatemala City, Guatemala
CST
1 March 1950 Curaçao   1–1   El Salvador Guatemala City, Guatemala
CST
1 March 1950 Costa Rica   np   Haiti Guatemala City, Guatemala
CST
2 March 1950 Curaçao   11–1   Nicaragua Guatemala City, Guatemala
CST
3 March 1950 El Salvador   1–0   Haiti Guatemala City, Guatemala
CST
5 March 1950 Curaçao   3–0   Haiti Guatemala City, Guatemala
CST Krips  
Kemp  
Coffie  

Group BEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   Honduras 3 2 0 1 4 2 +2 4 Final round
2   Guatemala 3 1 1 1 2 2 0 3 Final round playoff
3   Mexico 3 1 1 1 4 5 −1 3
4   Colombia 3 1 0 2 5 6 −1 2
26 February 1950 Guatemala   2–1   Colombia Guatemala City, Guatemala
CST
27 February 1950 Honduras   1–2   Mexico Guatemala City, Guatemala
CST
28 February 1950 Colombia   4–2   Mexico Guatemala City, Guatemala
CST
3 March 1950 Colombia   0–2   Honduras Guatemala City, Guatemala
CST
4 March 1950 Guatemala   0–0   Mexico Guatemala City, Guatemala
CST
6 March 1950 Guatemala   0–1   Honduras Guatemala City, Guatemala
CST

Final roundEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Result
1   Curaçao 3 2 0 1 5 4 +1 4 Gold medal
2   Guatemala 2 1 0 1 2 2 0 2 Silver medal
3   Honduras 2 1 0 1 3 3 0 2 Bronze medal
  El Salvador 3 1 0 2 4 5 −1 2 Withdrew
9 March 1950 Curaçao   2–1   Honduras Guatemala City, Guatemala
CST Kemp   17'
Krips   60'
10 March 1950 Curaçao   1–3   El Salvador Guatemala City, Guatemala
CST Krips  
11 March 1950 Guatemala   0–2   Curaçao Guatemala City, Guatemala
CST   20' Juliana
  70' Mercera
11 March 1950 El Salvador   1–2   Honduras Guatemala City, Guatemala
CST
13 March 1950 Guatemala   2–0   El Salvador Guatemala City, Guatemala
CST
14 March 1950 Guatemala   np   Honduras Guatemala City, Guatemala
CST

ReferencesEdit