A Iyare Harris brace in extra time of the second half helped Portmore United eliminate Cayman 4-3 Thursday (31 May) to advance in the 2018 Cayman Islands Invitational Under-15 Youth Football Cup.
The Jamaican club finished with a record 1-1-1, equal to the National team in Group B but will advance on point differential. They will face defending champion Cuba in the Semifinals Friday (1 June) at the Ed Bush Playing Field starting at 7:30 pm. Cuba finished the group stage with a record of two wins and one draw after a 1-0 win over Harbour View F.C.
D.C. United finished the group stage with it’s third win after a 3-0 victory over Jamaica’s Nationals. United’s Kevin Paredes scored his tournament tying second and third goals in the 35th and 60th minute. They will face Harbour View F.C. in the early game Friday starting at 6:00 pm. The Jamaicans finished the group stage 1-1-1, the same record and goal differential as Mount Pleasant Academy. Harbour View advanced due to a win on March 2nd.
The finals take place Saturday 3rd June at the Ed Bush Playing Field starting at 7:30 pm. The third place games will go prior at 6:00 pm.