Puerto Rico Advances While Suriname, Guyana, Guadeloupe and Dominican Republic grab wins on day 2 in the Scotiabank Caribbean Cup

 

 

ST. JOHN'S, Antigua (June 4, 2016) - Day 2 of the Scotiabank CFU Men's Caribbean Cup 2016 saw Puerto Rico advance while Suriname, Guyana, Guadeloupe and Dominican Republic all grabbed wins on the night.

 

USVI 0 - 7 Guyana

Trayon Bobb 23', Ricky Bascombe 25', Devon Millintone 30', Ricky Bascombe 44', Anthony Abrams 68', Trayon Bobb 74', Anthony Abrams 87'.

We begin in the Virgin Islands where Guyana put seven goals past hosts United States Virgin Islands. Four goals were scored in the first half by Trayon Bobb (23'), Ricky Bascombe, who scored in the 25th and 44th, and Devon Millintone (30'). USVI failed to score in the second half as Guyana added to their tally courtesy Anthony Abrams (68'), Trayon Bobb, who converted his second in the 74th minute. Abrams closed the scoring in the 87th minute, ending the match 7 - 0.

 

 

Suriname 2 - 1 St. Vincent and The Grenadines

Mitchell Kisoor 85' (SUR), Melvin Valigs 90 + 4 (SUR) Myron Samuel 71' (VIN)

Suriname rebounded from their Round 2 Day 1 defeat to come from behind to defeat St. Vincent and the Grenadines. It was in the second half that Myron Samuel made it 1-0 in favour of St. Vincent and the Grenadines. But a late goal from Mitchell Kisoor in the 85 minute put Suriname on the scoreboard. Melvin Valigs then scored the winning goal for Suriname deep into stoppage time.

 

Bermuda 0 - 1 Dominican Republic

(Jonathon Frias 27' DOM)

The Dominican Republic grabbed three points from Bermuda in hard fought 1 - 0 match at the National Sports Centre in Bermuda. Jonathon Frias scored the only goal of the match in the 27th minute to give the Dominican Republic victory on the night.

 

Puerto Rico 2 - 1 Antigua and Barbuda

Hector Ramos 6', 90 +25' (PUR) Dexter Blackstock 35' (ANT)

Puerto Rico advanced to the next round by defeating a visiting Antigua and Barbuda team. Hector Ramos gave the hosts the early lead in the 6th minute. Antigua and Barbuda equalized through a strike from Dexter Blackstock in the 35th minute, ending the first half 1 - 1. The score remained the same after regulation time, and then it was Ramos again. He scored his second of the night 25 minutes into extra time, giving Puerto Rico the 2 -1 victory. It was Puerto Rico's second Round 2 win. The team defeated Grenada 4-3 in a penalty shootout after the sides were deadlocked 3-3 at the end of regulation time on opening day.

 

Guadeloupe 2 - 1 Dominica Elbert

Anatoue23', Gilles Dan 64', (GUA) Julian Wade 41' (DOM)

Dominica went down 2 - 1 to Guadeloupe with Elbert Anatoue scoring in the 23rd and Gilles Dan in the 64th for Guadeloupe. Julian Wade netted Dominica's only goal in the 41st minute of play.