4. CONCACAF CHAMPIONS CUP: USL1's Islanders knocked out
W Connection of Trinidad & Tobago defeated the Puerto Rico
Islanders, 1-0, in the deciding match of Group C to advance to the next
round of the Caribbean qualifiers of the CONCACAF Champions Cup.
In the sixth minute, W Connection took the lead thanks to a goal by Andre Toussaint. The Islanders had
several close chances on shots by Petter
Villegas and Noah Delgado,
but they couldn't get the equalizer even after Kern Cupid of W Connection was
ejected in the 54th minute for a hard foul on Victor Herrera.
W Connection, Harbour View of Jamaica and Baltimore Sportif of Haiti
have clinched berths in the Caribbean final. T&T's San Juan
Jabloteh was on the verge of winning the fourth group being played this
week in the U.S. Virgin Island.
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