• Saturday Jul 23, 2005

    Dominican Republic & Puerto Rico open quadrangular with victories

    The Dominican Republic and the host Puerto Rico opened the International Under-20 Quadrangular Tournament "Festival Olímpico de Fútbol" with victories over Puerto Rico's U-15 team and US Virgin Islands, respectively, at the Estadio del Complejo Deportivo Roberto Clemente in the city of Carolina on Friday evening.

    The Dominican Republic began the four-team event with a 2:0 win over Puerto Rico's U-15 squad, who replaced St. Vincent & The Grenadines' U-20 team, while the boricuas topped the US Virgin Islands 8:1.

    The quadrangular continues at the Estadio Roberto Clemente Walker on Saturday evening with US Virgin Islands against Dominican Republic at 18:00 and then Puerto Rico take on the U-15 team at 20:00.

    All four teams are in early preparations for the football competition at the Central American & Caribbean Games that will take place in Cartagena, Colombia next year.

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    Festival Olímpico de Fútbol: Carolina, PUERTO RICO; Estadio del Complejo Deportivo Roberto Clemente
    22.07.2005: DOMINICAN REPUBLIC - PUERTO RICO U-15 2:0
    PUERTO RICO - US VIRGIN ISLANDS 8:1

    23.07.2005: US VIRGIN ISLANDS - DOMINICAN REPUBLIC (18:00)
    PUERTO RICO - PUERTO RICO U-15 (20:00)

    24.07.2005: PUERTO RICO U-15 - US VIRGIN ISLANDS (17:00)
    PUERTO RICO - DOMINICAN REPUBLIC (19:00)

    Photo - Puerto Rico's Under-20 Team, from fedefutbolpr.com

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