FORT-DE-FRANCE, Jun. 25, 2017 (AMP) — USA 2017 : French Guiana secured the consolation of third place at the 2017 Caribbean Cup with a 1-0 win against Martinique (halftime: 0-0) on Sunday afternoon at the Stade Pierre-Aliker in Fort-de-France.
45 minutes of play and neither the French Guianeses nor the Martinicans have managed to pull ahead. 0-0 at half time. Everything was settled in the second period with a saving goal by French Guianese forward Sloan Privat in the 74th minute.
Fixtures and Results : Final Tournament
French Guiana at the Caribbean Cup
- 4 appearances (first in 1995)
- 15 participations in the qualifications (first in 1989)
Martinique at the Caribbean Cup
- 1 title (1993)
- 13 appearances (first in 1990)
- 19 participations in the qualifications (first in 1989)
- Statistics: Champions (1993) Runners-up (1994) Third Place (1992, 1996, 2001) Fourth Place (2012)
- 25 June 2017
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