Football at the 1959 Central American and Caribbean Games

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Football at the 1959 Central American and Caribbean Games
Tournament details
Host country Venezuela
Dates 6-16 January
Teams 6 (from 2 confederations)
Venue(s) 1 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions  Mexico (3rd title)
Runners-up  Panama
Third place  Venezuela
Fourth place  Netherlands Antilles
Tournament statistics
Matches played 15
Goals scored 68 (4.53 per match)
1954
1963

The Football tournament at the 1959 Central American and Caribbean Games was the seventh time that football was in the Central American and Caribbean Games, six teams competed in the competition from two confederations.

Table[edit | edit source]

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1  Mexico 5 5 0 0 14 3 +11 10
2  Panama 5 2 2 1 11 6 +5 6
3  Venezuela 5 3 0 2 13 9 +4 6
4  Netherlands Antilles 5 1 2 2 18 9 +9 4
5  Colombia 5 1 2 2 11 11 0 4
6  Puerto Rico 5 0 0 5 1 30 −29 0
First match(es) will be played on . Source:
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Goal difference; 3) Goals scored.

Results[edit | edit source]

6 January 1959 (1959-01-06)
Venezuela  3–1  Colombia
Caracas


6 January 1959 (1959-01-06)
Netherlands Antilles  11–0  Puerto Rico
Caracas


7 January 1959 (1959-01-07)
Mexico  2–1  Panama
Caracas


8 January 1959 (1959-01-08)
Netherlands Antilles  2–3  Venezuela
Caracas


9 January 1959 (1959-01-09)
Colombia  1–3  Mexico
Caracas


9 January 1959 (1959-01-09)
Puerto Rico  0–2  Panama
Caracas


11 January 1959 (1959-01-11)
Mexico  2–0  Venezuela
Caracas


11 January 1959 (1959-01-11)
Puerto Rico  1–5  Colombia
Caracas


12 January 1959 (1959-01-12)
Panama  2–2  Netherlands Antilles
Caracas


13 January 1959 (1959-01-13)
Mexico  5–0  Puerto Rico
Caracas


14 January 1959 (1959-01-14)
Colombia  2–2  Netherlands Antilles
Caracas


14 January 1959 (1959-01-14)
Venezuela  0–4  Panama
Caracas


16 January 1959 (1959-01-16)
Netherlands Antilles  1–2  Mexico
Caracas


17 January 1959 (1959-01-17)
Panama  2–2  Colombia
Caracas


17 January 1959 (1959-01-17)
Venezuela  7–0  Puerto Rico
Caracas

References[edit | edit source]

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