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2005 Caribbean Cup
Digicel Caribbean Cup 2005
Tournament details
Host countryBarbados
Teams26 (from 1 confederation)
Final positions
Champions Jamaica (3rd title)
Runners-up Cuba
Third place Trinidad and Tobago
Fourth place Barbados
Tournament statistics
Matches played52
Goals scored175 (3.37 per match)
Top scorer(s)Jamaica Luton Shelton
(9 goals)
2001
2007

The 2005 Caribbean Cup (known as the Digicel Caribbean Cup for sponsorship reasons) was the thirteenth edition of the Caribbean Cup hosted by Barbados and won by Jamaica. In all 30 countries participated (6 withdrew).

Qualifying tournament

First qualifying round (Group stage)

Group A

Group A Qualifier: Flag of Collectivity of Saint Martin.svg Saint-Martin w/o  Sint Maarten (Sint Maarten withdrew)

Played in Kingston, Jamaica

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Jamaica 3 3 0 0 26 2 +24 9
 Haiti 3 2 0 1 14 3 +11 6
Flag of Collectivity of Saint Martin.svg Saint-Martin 3 0 1 2 0 14 −14 1
 U.S. Virgin Islands 3 0 1 2 1 22 −21 1
Source:[citation needed]
Jamaica 12–0Flag of Collectivity of Saint Martin.svg Saint-Martin
Dean Goal 2', 11', 30'
Hue Goal 10'
Shelton Goal 17', 39', 45', 52'
Stephenson Goal 18'
Scarlett Goal 20', 85'
West Goal 54'
Haiti 11–0 U.S. Virgin Islands
Mesidor Goal 13', 30', 48'
Ulcena Goal 15', 78'
Saint-Preux Goal 33'
Chéry Goal 40', 90+1'
Lormera Goal 57'
Germain Goal 64'
Thelamour Goal 87'

Jamaica 11–1 U.S. Virgin Islands
Shelton Goal 9'
Dean Goal 23', 32'
Hue Goal 36', 53', 56'
Stephenson Goal 40'
Williams Goal 50'
Davis Goal 64'
Bennett Goal 67'
Priestly Goal 68'
Lauro Goal 72'
Haiti 2–0Flag of Collectivity of Saint Martin.svg Saint-Martin
Bruny Goal 25'
Thelamour Goal 67'

Jamaica 3–1 Haiti
Stephenson Goal 20'
Dean Goal 22'
Shelton Goal 32'
Ulcena Goal 41'
U.S. Virgin Islands 0–0Flag of Collectivity of Saint Martin.svg Saint-Martin

Group B

Played in Martinique

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 French Guiana 3 2 1 0 5 0 +5 7
 Martinique 3 1 2 0 5 1 +4 5
 Guadeloupe 3 1 1 1 7 1 +6 4
 Dominica 3 0 0 3 1 16 −15 0
Source:[citation needed]
Dominica 1–5 Martinique
Peltier Goal 39' Bullet Goal 28', 44'
Goron Goal 43'
Percin Goal 58'
Thalien Goal 87'
Guadeloupe 0–1 French Guiana
Cosset Goal 52'

Dominica 0–7 Guadeloupe
Percin Goal 13', 39'
Mocka Goal 23', 26', 35'
Laurent Goal 47'
Cassubie Goal 76'
Martinique 0–0 French Guiana

Dominica 0–4 French Guiana
Boecasse Goal 4'
Martinon Goal 70'
Breleur Goal 78', 85'
Guadeloupe 0–0 Martinique

Group C

Group C qualifier:  Turks and Caicos Islands withdrew.

Bahamas qualified but they also withdrew; their place was taken by Guyana. The participants were supposed to be:  Cuba,  Netherlands Antilles,  Guyana,  Dominican Republic, and the matches were planned to be played in Cuba. However, Netherlands Antilles, Guyana, Dominican Republic all withdrew later, and so Cuba won the group automatically.

Group D

Group D qualifier:  Guyana both through  Suriname. The matches were scheduled to be played on 5 and 11 September but Guyana were requested to replace the Bahamas from Group C who withdrew so Suriname was drawn into Group D.

Played in Trinidad and Tobago

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Trinidad and Tobago 3 3 0 0 8 0 +8 9
 Grenada 3 1 1 1 7 6 +1 4
 Suriname 3 0 2 1 3 4 −1 2
 Puerto Rico 3 0 1 2 3 11 −8 1
Source:[citation needed]
Trinidad and Tobago 5–0 Puerto Rico
Glen Goal 13', 43', 48'
King Goal 81' (pen.)
Smith Goal 89'
Grenada 2–2 Suriname
Charles Goal 46'
Bishop Goal 50'
Modeste Goal 27' (o.g.)
Sandvliet Goal 59'

Trinidad and Tobago 2–0 Grenada
Pierre Goal 22'
Gray Goal 49'
Suriname 1–1 Puerto Rico
Sandvliet Goal 45' Ortiz Goal 79'

Trinidad and Tobago 1–0 Suriname
Glen Goal 65'
Grenada 5–2 Puerto Rico
Vélez Goal 1' (o.g.)
Charles Goal 3'
Rennie Goal 58'
Williams Goal 68'
Langaigne Goal 75'
García Goal 85'
Nieves Goal 86'

Group E

Group E qualifier:  Bermuda w/o  Aruba (Aruba withdrew)

Played in Saint Vincent; originally planned for Cayman Islands, but rescheduled due to hurricane damage

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 3 1 2 0 8 4 +4 5
 British Virgin Islands 3 1 1 1 3 2 +1 4
 Bermuda 3 1 1 1 5 6 −1 4
 Cayman Islands 3 1 0 2 2 6 −4 3
Source:[citation needed]
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 1–1 British Virgin Islands
Forde Goal 69' Haynes Goal 53'
Bermuda 2–1 Cayman Islands
Smith Goal 4'
Hill Goal 34'
Berry Goal 48'

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 3–3 Bermuda
Pierre Goal 7'
Haynes Goal 52'
Samuel Goal 54'
Smith Goal 45'
Lowe Goal 79'
Ming Goal 89'
British Virgin Islands 0–1 Cayman Islands
Whittaker Goal 49'

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 4–0 Cayman Islands
Samuel Goal 20', 51'
Forde Goal 43' (pen.)
Gonsalves Goal 80'
British Virgin Islands 2–0 Bermuda
James Goal 12', 24'

NB: Bermuda have protested the eligibility of three BVI players (Montgomery Butler, Avondale Williams, Venton James) as being Saint Vincentians.

Group F

Group F qualifier:  Antigua and Barbuda w/o  Anguilla (Anguilla withdrew)

Played in Saint Kitts and Nevis

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Saint Kitts and Nevis 3 2 1 0 9 2 +7 7
 Saint Lucia 3 2 1 0 6 2 +4 7
 Antigua and Barbuda 3 1 0 2 6 8 −2 3
 Montserrat 3 0 0 3 5 14 −9 0
Source:[citation needed]
Saint Kitts and Nevis 6–1 Montserrat
Francis Goal 10', 45', 86'
Cannonier Goal 36'
Isaac Goal 57'
Hodge Goal 83'
Adams Goal 81'

Antigua and Barbuda 5–4 Montserrat
Hawson Goal 30' (o.g.)
Frederick Goal 53'
Gonsalves Goal 67', 82'
Thomas Goal 72'
Bramble Goal 38'
Fox Goal 41'
Mendes Goal 50'
Farrell Goal 61'
Saint Kitts and Nevis 1–1 Saint Lucia
Francis Goal 14' Gilbert Goal 67'

Saint Lucia 3–0 Montserrat
Saint Kitts and Nevis 2–0 Antigua and Barbuda
Sargeant Goal 34'
Isaac Goal 45'

Saint Lucia 2–1 Antigua and Barbuda
Elva Goal 22'
Gilbert Goal 27'
Dublin Goal 65'

Second qualifying round

Haiti 1–0 Saint Kitts and Nevis
Cadet Goal 62'
Saint Kitts and Nevis 0–2 Haiti
Cadet Goal 17'
Dorcelus Goal 70'

Saint Lucia 1–1 Jamaica
Joseph Goal 23' Priestly Goal 44'
Jamaica 2–1 Saint Lucia
Dean Goal 1'
Hue Goal 67'
Elva Goal 23'

British Virgin Islands 0–4 Trinidad and Tobago
Pierre Goal 7', 65'
Jemmott Goal 69'
Spann Goal 70'
Trinidad and Tobago 2–0 British Virgin Islands
Pierre Goal 22'
Eve Goal 62'

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 3–1 Grenada
Samuel Goal 10'
Guy Goal 22'
Velox Goal 60'
Rennie Goal 56'
Grenada 0–1 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Francis Goal 6'

Cuba 2–0 Martinique
Faife Goal 30'
Galindo Goal 87'
Martinique 0–2 Cuba
Cervantes Goal 9'
More Goal 62'


Third qualifying round

Jamaica 5–0 French Guiana
Hue Goal 13'
Stewart Goal 57'
Shelton Goal 62'
Scarlett Goal 75'
Bennett Goal 83'
French Guiana 0–0 Jamaica

Trinidad and Tobago 3–1 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Glasgow Goal 51'
Fitzpatrick Goal 54', 62'
Haynes Goal 24'
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 1–0 Trinidad and Tobago
Forde Goal 65' (pen.)

Haiti 0–1 Cuba
Galindo Goal 51'
Cuba 1–1
(a.e.t)
 Haiti
Márquez Goal 112' Cadet Goal 59'

Final round

NB:  Barbados qualified as hosts

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Jamaica 3 3 0 0 4 1 +3 9
 Cuba 3 2 0 1 5 2 +3 6
 Trinidad and Tobago 3 1 0 2 5 6 −1 3
 Barbados 3 0 0 3 2 7 −5 0
Source:[citation needed]
Jamaica 2–1 Trinidad and Tobago
Shelton Goal 13'
Williams Goal 35'
Pierre Goal 37'
Barbados 0–3 Cuba
More Goal 24' Goal 71'
Galindo Goal 90'

Cuba 2–1 Trinidad and Tobago
More Goal 23', 47' Cornell Glen Goal 13'
Jamaica 1–0 Barbados
Williams Goal 8'

Cuba 0–1 Jamaica
Shelton Goal 48'
Trinidad and Tobago 3–2 Barbados
Smith Goal 11'
Glen Goal 30'
Eve Goal 84'
Forde Goal 32'
Lucas Goal 86'

Jamaica, Cuba and Trinidad and Tobago qualified for CONCACAF Gold Cup 2005


 2005 Caribbean Cup Winner 

Jamaica
Third title

Top scorers

Name Goals
1 Jamaica Luton Shelton 9
2 Jamaica Roland Dean 7
3 Jamaica Jermaine Hue 6
Trinidad and Tobago Nigel Pierre 6
Trinidad and Tobago Cornell Glen 6
6 Cuba Lester More 5
7 Saint Kitts and Nevis Jevon Francis 4
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Shandel Samuel 4