Football at the 1986 Central American and Caribbean Games
Fútbol en los Juegos Centroamericanos y del Caribe 1986
Tournament details
Host countryDominican Republic
DatesJune – 4 July 1986
Teams9 (from 1 confederation)
Venue(s)1 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions Cuba (5th title)
Runners-up Honduras
Third place Mexico
Fourth place Dominican Republic
1982
1990
All statistics correct as of 4 July 1986.

Football was contested for men only at the 1986 Central American and Caribbean Games in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's football  Cuba (CUB)  Honduras (HON)  Mexico (MEX)

Group A

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  Antigua and Barbuda 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 Qualified to Quarterfinals
2  Dominican Republic 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 1
Source:[citation needed]
June 1986 Day 1 Dominican Republic  1–1  Antigua and Barbuda Dominican Republic
AST

Group B

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  Cuba 1 1 0 0 4 0 +4 2 Qualified to Quarterfinals
2  Puerto Rico 1 0 0 1 0 4 −4 0
3  Guatemala 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Withdrew
Source:[citation needed]
June 1986 Day 1 Cuba  4–0  Puerto Rico Dominican Republic
AST

Group C

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  Honduras 2 2 0 0 3 0 +3 4 Qualified to Quarterfinals
2  Barbados 2 0 1 1 1 2 −1 1
3  Netherlands Antilles 2 0 1 1 1 3 −2 1 Eliminated
Source:[citation needed]
25 June 1986 Netherlands Antilles  0–2  Honduras Dominican Republic
AST
26 June 1986 Netherlands Antilles  1–1  Barbados Dominican Republic
AST
28 June 1986 Barbados  0–1  Honduras Dominican Republic
AST

Group D

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  Mexico 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Qualified to Quarterfinals
2  Bahamas 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Source:[citation needed]

Both Mexico and Bahamas advanced to the quarterfinals, results unknown.[1]

Quarterfinals

30 June 1986 Antigua and Barbuda  0–1 (a.e.t.)  Honduras Dominican Republic
AST
30 June 1986 Dominican Republic  3–1  Barbados Dominican Republic
AST
30 June 1986 Bahamas  0–4  Cuba Dominican Republic
AST
30 June 1986 Mexico  4–0  Puerto Rico Dominican Republic
AST

Semifinals

2 July 1986 Dominican Republic  0–2  Honduras Dominican Republic
AST
2 July 1986 Cuba  2–0  Mexico Dominican Republic
AST

Bronze medal match

4 July 1986 Dominican Republic  1–2  Mexico Dominican Republic
AST

Final

2 July 1986 Cuba  1–1
(4–2 p)
 Honduras Dominican Republic
AST

References