[DIGICEL CARIBBEAN CHAMPIONSHIP]
Grenada, the surprise of this year's Digicel Caribbean Championship, moved into Sunday's final against host Jamaica when
it beat Cuba, 6-5, on penalties after a late goal by Kithson Bain
earned it a 2-2 tie. Jamaica clinched the other berth in the final with a 2-0 win over
For U.S. collegian Ricky Charles
put Grenada's Spice Boyz ahead with a penalty kick in the 12th minute, but Cuba quickly jumped
ahead on goals by Joel Colome
and Roberto Linares
in the first half.
Coached by former England star John Barnes
, Jamaica's Reggae Boyz advanced on goals by Oneil Thompson
, his third in four games.
Jamaica is seeking its fourth Caribbean championship. The closest Grenada has come was in 1989 when it finished second to Trinidad &
All four teams already had guaranteed their place in the 2009 Gold Cup.