2017 Gold Cup Standings

The top two teams in each group along with the two best third-place finishers advance to the 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup quarterfinals.

Per tournament regulations, if teams are tied on points in their group, the following sequence of tiebreakers apply to determine the group standings:

  1. Goal difference in all group matches;
  2. Goals scored in all group matches;
  3. Points in head-to-head matches between teams in question;
  4. Drawing of lots.

If teams are tied on points for one of the two third-place berths in the quarterfinals, the following sequence of tiebreakers apply to determine which teams advance:

  1. Goal difference in all group matches;
  2. Goals scored in all group matches;
  3. Drawing of lots.

Group A

  Pts G W L D GF GA GD
1. Costa Rica - x 7 3 2 0 1 5 1 +4
2. Canada - x 5 3 1 0 2 5 3 +2
3. Honduras- x 4* 3 1 1 1 3 1 +2
4. French Guiana- z 0* 3 0 3 0 2 10 -8

* NOTE: CONCACAF ruled that French Guiana forfeited its July 11 match vs. Honduras by fielding an ineligible player, Florent Malouda. Honduras were awarded a 3-0 forfeit win in the July 11 match which had ended 0-0.

Group B

  Pts G W L D GF GA GD
1. United States - x 7 3 2 0 1 7 3 +4
2. Panama - x 7 3 2 0 1 6 2 +4
3. Martinique - z 3 3 1 2 0 4 6 -2
4. Nicaragua - z 0 3 0 3 0 1 7 -6

Group C

  Pts G W L D GF GA GD
1. Mexico - x 7 3 2 0 1 5 1 +4
2. Jamaica - x 5 3 1 0 2 3 1 +2
3. El Salvador - x 4 3 1 1 1 4 4 0
4. Curaçao - z 0 3 0 3 0 0 6 -2

x - advanced to knockout stage
z - eliminated from advancing to knockout stage

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