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FOOTBALL: U-17 Boyz return home after CFU loss

Published:Monday | October 27, 2014 | 1:40 PM

Jamaica’s young Reggae Boyz are returning home after failing to win the Caribbean Football Union's Under-17 Championship Trophy in Haiti last night.

The Jamaicans, who entered the final with a perfect record, were beaten 2-0 by Haiti at the Stade Sylvio Cartor.

Jacques Saul Metellus led Haiti to the championship title with two goals.

The victory means Haiti have ended the tournament with a perfect record.

Earlier in the third place match, St Lucia beat Cuba 2-0.

The top two teams in each group plus the best overall third place team from the two groups will now move on to the CONCACAF stage.

Those teams are Jamaica , Haiti, Cuba, St Lucia and Trinidad and Tobago, the best third placed team.

The teams are competing for places at the 2015 Under-17 World Cup.


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