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FOOTBALL: Jamaica begin CONCACAF U15 Girls tournament today

Published:Thursday | August 7, 2014 | 8:36 PM

Jamaica’s young Reggae Girls will begin their campaign at the first-ever CONCACAF Under-15 Girls tournament in the Cayman Islands on today's second day of competition.



The Jamaicans, who are drawn in Group C, will start against Belize at the T.E. McField Sports Complex.



The game is scheduled to start at 7:30 in the evening and is the second of two Group C matches at the venue.



The first game kicks off at 5:30 in the afternoon and features Costa Rica against Anguilla.



The day will also see the Group D teams in action at the Cayman Brac Sports Field.



Haiti and Cuba will contest the first game at the venue at 5:30 in the afternoon followed by a fixture between Canada and Puerto Rico.



The CONCACAF tournament comprises sixteen teams divided into four groups of four.



The teams will participate in round-robin play over the competition’s first six match days.



The top two teams from each group will advance to the quarterfinals, which will take place on Wednesday, August 13.



The semifinals will take place on Friday, August 15, with the winners competing in the final and the losers contesting the match for third place on Sunday, August 17.



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