• Wednesday Aug 20, 2014

    Central American Under-17 qualifying draw held

    Panama (red jersey) shown above playing against Mexico in the final of the 2013 CONCACAF Under-17 Championship. (Photo: Mexsport)

    GUATEMALA CITY, Guatemala – The Central American Football Union (UNCAF) conducted a draw Tuesday to determine the groupings for a qualifying competition that will determine berths to the 2015 CONCACAF Under-17 Championship.

    The six participants were divided into two groups of three.

    Triangular I will be played in Costa Rica, November 4-8, 2014, and consists of the host, El Salvador and Belize.

    Triangular II will be played in Panama, November 26-20, 2014, and consists of the host, Guatemala and Nicaragua.

    The first-place teams from each triangular will qualify directly for the CONCACAF event, while the second-place teams in each group contest a playoff for the final berth.

    The CONCACAF Under-17 Championship will be played in San Pedro Sula, Honduras, February 27 – March 14, 2015. The Estadio Olímpico Metropolitano and the Estadio Francisco Morazán have been named as tournament venues.

    2014 CENTRAL AMERICAN UNDER-17 QUALIFYING
    (for the 2015 CONCACAF Under-17 Championship in Honduras)

    Triangular I

    Host:  Costa Rica

    Dates: November 4-8, 2014

    Teams: Costa Rica, El Salvador, Belize

    Triangular II

    Host: Panama

    Dates: November 26-30, 2014

    Teams: Panama, Guatemala, Nicaragua

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