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FOOTBALL: Jamaica to start against Honduras in CONCACAF U-17 championship

Published:Tuesday | December 9, 2014 | 9:20 AM

Jamaica will start against host nation Honduras in the CONCACAF Under-17 Championships from February 27 to March 15, 2015.



The match will be played on the opening day of the tournament at the Francisco Morazan Stadium.



Jamaica and Honduras have been drawn in Group A alongside Trinidad and Tobago, USA, Cuba and a third qualifying national from Central American.



El Salvador and Guatemala will enter a playoff in January to decide the other spot.



Group ‘B’ contains Canada, Haiti, Panama, Mexico, St Lucia and Costa Rica.



The draw was conducted in San Pedro Sula, Honduras yesterday.



The CONCACAF tournament will crown the Confederation champion at that age-group level, and qualify four teams to the FIFA Under-17 World Cup Chile 2015.



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