Historic Gold Cup Campaign Shows Bright Future For Haiti

July 08, 2019

PHOENIX, Arizona – After a historic 2019 Concacaf Gold Cup campaign in which it reached the semifinals for the first time ever, the future is most definitely bright for Haitian football.

Les Grenadiers proved to be the revelation of the tournament, completing a perfect group stage campaign with three wins, followed by a comeback 3-2 quarterfinal victory versus Canada in which it faced a two-goal deficit at halftime, making it Haiti’s third comeback win of the tournament.

In light of Haiti’s 1-0 extra time defeat to Mexico in Tuesday night’s semifinal, it is also worth remembering that Haiti did not concede a single second half goal in the 2019 Gold Cup.

It all feeds into the idea that this Haiti team, with an average age of 24.33, is on its way to bigger and brighter things.Continue reading


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