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T&T vs Costa Rica (14-Jan-2005) U-20
Sat Jan 15, 2005 03:48

Costa Rica eliminates Trinidad & Tobago.

Costa Rica eliminated Trinidad & Tobago after a 2:1 victory in a Group A match of the CONCACAF Under-20 Final Round Qualification at the Home Depot Center in Carson, California on Friday evening.
Costa Rica (1-0-1, 4 Points) took a 2:0 lead over Trinidad & Tobago (0-2-0, 0 Points) with goals from Franklin Chacon and Alonso Salazar in the 8th and 62nd minutes, respectively. Soca Warriors’ Kendall Jagdeosingh cut the deficit to 2:1 with a goal in the 85th minute of the second half, but the ticos held on for the victory.
The result eliminated Trinidad & Tobago and extended Costa Rica’s unbeaten streak in CONCACAF U-20 Qualification to eight games.
The CONCACAF U-20 Group A Final Round, which will qualify one more team to the 2005 FIFA World Youth Championship, concludes at the Home Depot Center on Sunday when Panama faces Trinidad & Tobago at 12:00 and then the USA host Costa Rica at 14:30.
Kendall Jagdeosingh and Keon Daniel will miss the final game for T&T against Panama as they both collected their second yellow card against Costa Rica.
The other two CONCACAF representatives to the FIFA tournament will come from the CONCACAF U-20 Group B as Canada, Jamaica, Mexico and the host Honduras compete at the Estadio Francisco Morazán in San Pedro Sula from 26-30 January 2005.

2005 CONCACAF U-20 Qualifying Final Round.

Group A (GP, W-L-T, F:A, PTS)
USA (2, 2-0-0,8:1, 6)
Costa Rica (2, 1-0-1, 3:2, 4)
Panama (2, 0-1-1, 1:3, 1)
Trinidad & Tobago (2, 0-2-0, 2:8, 0)

1-Hasely Holder - 2-Carl Smith, 3-Radhanfah Abu Bakr-C, 5-Karlon Murray, 6-Makan Hislop, 11-Alkie Edwards, 13-Hayden Tinto, 16-Keon Daniel, 18-Kevin Crooks (15-Atulla Guerra 80th), 9-Kendall Jagdeosingh, 19-Abiola Sandy (7-Shane Calderon 73rd).

Daniel 29th, Murray 41st, Jagdeosingh 66th.

Anton Corneal.

1-Daniel Cabronero - 5-Jose Luis Cordero (8-Gherland MacDonald 46th), 7-Mauricio Mora, 10-Windell Gabriel (4-Esteban Granados 70th), 13-Jody Steward-C, 14-Jose Chan, 15-Alonso Salazar, 16-Franklin Chacon (21-Kenny Cunningham 83rd), 17-Cesar Carillo, 19-Roberto Mudarra, 20-Jose Garro.

Carillo 88th, Salazar 89th.

Carlos Watson.

Hector Leon Guajardo (MEX).

Scoring Chart:
Eddie Gaven (USA) 3
Freddy Adu (USA) 2
Franklin Chacon (CRC) 1
Jose Luis Cordero (CRC) 1
Kevin Crooks (TRI) 1
Armando Gun (PAN) 1
Kendall Jagdeosingh (TRI) 1
Will John (USA) 1
Jacob Peterson (USA) 1
Alonso Salazar (CRC) 1
Own Goal (Radhanfah Abu Bakr – TRI) 1

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