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

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

First stage

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

Group 1

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
Source:[citation needed]
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

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

First round

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

Second round

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
Source:[citation needed]
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

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
Source:[citation needed]
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

 Haiti and  Dominican Republic withdrew.

Aruba 2–1 Netherlands Antilles

The return round was not played.

Qualifying Playoff

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

Group A

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
Source:[citation needed]
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

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
Source:[citation needed]
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

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

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

Final

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

References

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