CFU Men’s Olympic Qualifiers Kicks off June 24

The 2015 Caribbean Zone Group stage Men’s Olympic Qualifiers kicks off on Wednesday, June 24, following the pre- qualification games played on May 22 and 24 between Dominica and St Vincent and the Grenadines which was won by the latter.

Fifteen teams will be divided into four groups which will be staged in four countries and will end on Sunday, June 28, followed by the Final Rounds which is scheduled to run from August 14-16, at a venue to be announced.

Haiti will be hosting Group 1 which comprises of the Cayman Islands, Haiti, St Kitts & Nevis and Barbados. Group 2 will be hosted by Antigua & Barbuda, the teams are Guyana, Aruba, Antigua & Barbuda and Cuba. Group 3 consists of hosts Dominican Republic, Jamaica and St Lucia, while Group 4 entails Suriname, Trinidad & Tobago, St Vincent and the Grenadines and hosts Puerto Rico.

This zonal qualifying tournament has an age limit of Under 23 for men born on or after January 1, 1993.
Two teams from this Men’s Qualifying games will advance to compete in the Confederation of North Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) Men’s Olympic Tournament set to be hosted by the United States in 2016.