ARLINGTON, Texas -- CONCACAF general secretary Chuck Blazer held a press conference at halftime of the first match of the 2011 CONCACAF Gold Cup between Costa Rica and Cuba but had little to say about the ongoing FIFA investigation.
ARLINGTON, Texas -- Costa Rica cruised, 5-0, over Cuba in the opening match of the 2011 CONCACAF Gold Cup. Los Ticos dominated throughout the game, led by Man of the Match Marco Urena’s two goals.
ARLINGTON,Texas -- The crowd inside Cowboys Stadium during the start of the first match of the 2011 CONCACAF Gold Cup doesn't match what was seen in the parking lots earlier in the day.
Country: CubaGold Cup appearances: 6 (1998, 2002, 2003, 2005, 2007, 2011)How they qualified: Cuba finished third in the Digicel Caribbean Cup 2010, defeating Grenada 1-0.
According to CONCACAF, more than 40,000 tickets have alraady been sold for the June 5 opener at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, TX. The Group A doubleheader includes Costa Rica vs.
CONCACAF has announced the groups and filled in the schedule for the 2011 Gold Cup. Group A will be playing at Cowboys Stadium led off by Mexico. Costa Rica, El Salvador, and Cuba make up the rest of the group.