CCCF Championship 1957 (Willemstad, Curaçao, Aug 11-25)

All matches played at the Rifstadion.

11- 8-57 Honduras     2-1 Panama
           [Fernando 'Tata' Zelaya 9' 42' / Pablo Rodríguez 85']
           [Honduras: Jorge Alberto 'Pichón' Zavala; Fausto Yu Shan, Antonio Rodríguez; Roy Padilla,
                      Héctor 'Pacheco' Molina, Fernando 'Tata' Zelaya; Porfirio Betancourt, Ronald Leaky,
                      Melvin 'Cacabancha' Prince, Guillermo 'Bidindi' Guerrero, Carlos 'Calistrín' Suazo.]
           [Panama: Andrés Castillo; Everardo Vega, Alfredo Sandiford; Adolfo Díaz, Francisco Ponce, Guillermo Vega;
                    Antonio Aguilar, Pablo Rodríguez, Luis Ponce, Francisco Ponce, Carlos Lemus.]
           [Referee: Vincenzo Orlandini (Italy).]
           [Linesmen: Guillaume Faustin (Haiti), Jossy Martis (Curaçao).]

13- 8-57 Haiti        3-1 Curaçao
           [Charles Fenol 27' 72', Antoine Tassy 55' / Francisco Romualdo 'Shon Ma' Gómez 85']
           [Haiti: Michel Blain; André Dieudonné 'Dessalines', Claudel Legros, Joseph Beaulieu;
                   Antoine Jean-Baptiste 'Ti Jean', Michel Morin; Louis R. Jacques, Antoine Tassy, Gérald Haig,
                   Charles Fenol, Pierre Roc 'Yaboute'.]
           [Curaçao: Roberto Tweeboom; Pedro Matrona, Wilhelm Canword, Guillermo 'Gein' Garibaldi;
                     Eddy Vlinder, Ludgero 'Cor' Adoptie; Hubert Daal (Jossy Bibiana 62'), H. 'Boy' Sambo,
                     Hubert 'Ibi' Schoop, Eustaquio 'Ga' Bernardina (Ronald 'Angua' de Lannoy 70'),
                     Francisco Romualdo 'Shon Ma' Gómez.]
           [Referee: Arthur Ellis (England).]
           [Linesmen: Vincenzo Orlandini (Italy), Juan Gardeazabal (Spain).]

14- 8-57 Panama       1-0 Cuba
           [Jorge Deanes 83']
           [Panama: Luis Acosta; Everardo Vega, Jorge Samuel, Braulio 'Tito Papá' Arosemena; Adolfo Díaz,
                    Francisco Ponce; Jorge Deanes, Pablo Rodríguez, Luis Ponce, Francisco Ponce, Carlos Lemus.]
           [Cuba: Eloy Martínez; Alberto Gutiérrez, Ramón Peñalver, Rodolfo Portuondo; Sergio Padrón,
                  Francisco Torrent; Agustín Mezquita, José Doce, Manuel Nazábal, Ángel Piedra, Nicolás Martínez.]
           [Referee: Juan Gardeazabal (Spain).]
           [Linesmen: Arthur Ellis (England), Vincenzo Orlandini (Italy).]

16- 8-57 Haiti        2-1 Honduras
           [Charles Fenol 20', Antoine Tassy 40' / Carlos 'Calistrín' Suazo 29']
           [Haiti: Michel Blain; André Dieudonné 'Dessalines', Claudel Legros, Joseph Beaulieu; Gérard Elie,
                   Michel Morin; Louis R. Jacques, Antoine Tassy, Gérald Haig (Paul Desrosiers 46'), Charles Fenol,
                   Pierre Roc 'Yaboute'.]
           [Honduras: Julio 'Brujo' Martínez; Fausto Yu Shan, Antonio Rodríguez; Abraham Pavón
                      (Melvin 'Cacabancha' Prince 67'), Roy Padilla, Alberto Valero; Ronald Leaky,
                      Rodolfo Ramírez 'Popo' Godoy, Fernando 'Tata' Zelaya, Guillermo 'Bidindi' Guerrero,
                      Carlos 'Calistrín' Suazo.]
           [Referee: Vincenzo Orlandini (Italy).]
           [Linesmen: Arthur Ellis (England), Juan Gardeazabal (Spain).]

18- 8-57 Curaçao      2-0 Cuba
           [Hubert 'Ibi' Schoop 27', Ronald 'Angua' de Lannoy 44']
           [Curaçao: Victor Celso Polinet; Pedro Matrona, Wilhelm Canword; Eddy Vlinder, Bernardo 'Titi' Rojer,
                     Wilfred Modesto 'Fèfè' de Lannoy; Willys Heyliger, Hubert Daal, Hubert 'Ibi' Schoop
                     (H. 'Boy' Sambo), Ronald 'Angua' de Lannoy, Francisco Romualdo 'Shon Ma' Gómez.]
           [Cuba: Eloy Martínez; Alberto Gutiérrez, Ramón Peñalver, Mario Herrera; Sergio Padrón, Francisco Torrent;
                  Agustín Mezquita, José Doce, Zenaldo García, Ángel Piedra, Nicolás Martínez.]
           [Referee: Arthur Ellis (England).]
           [Linesmen: Vincenzo Orlandini (Italy), Juan Gardeazabal (Spain).]

19- 8-57 Haiti        3-1 Panama
           [Charles Fenol 23' 57', Pierre Roc 'Yaboute' 83' / Jorge Deanes 22']
           [Haiti: Michel Blain; André Dieudonné 'Dessalines', Claudel Legros, Joseph Beaulieu; Gérard Elie,
                   Michel Morin; Louis R. Jacques, Paul Desrosiers, Charles Fenol, Antoine Tassy,
                   Pierre Roc 'Yaboute'.]
           [Panama: Luis Acosta (Andrés Castillo); Everardo Vega, Jorge Samuel, Guillermo Vega;
                    Adolfo Díaz, Francisco Ponce; Jorge Deanes, Luis Ponce, Pablo Rodríguez,
                    Vicente Rodríguez, Carlos Lemus.]
           [Referee: Juan Gardeazabal (Spain).]
           [Linesmen: Arthur Ellis (England), Vincenzo Orlandini (Italy).]

21- 8-57 Honduras     2-0 Cuba
           [Ronald Leaky 9', Carlos 'Calistrín' Suazo 67']
           [Honduras: Efraín 'Gato' Salinas; Fausto Yu Shan, Roy Padilla, Jorge Alberto 'Furia' Solis;
                      Felipe 'Princípe' Barahona, Héctor 'Pacheco' Molina; Rodolfo Ramírez 'Popo' Godoy,
                      Carlos 'Calistrín' Suazo, Fernando 'Tata' Zelaya, Ronald Leaky, Andrés Salinas 'Salinitas'.]
           [Cuba: Eloy Martínez; Mario Herrera, Ramón Peñalver, Alberto Gutiérrez; Francisco Torrent, Sergio Padrón;
                  Zenaldo García, José Doce, Manuel Bobadilla, Ángel Piedra, Lázaro Figueroa.]
           [Referee: Vincenzo Orlandini (Italy).]
           [Note: the match was abandoned by the referee at 75' due to fighting between the players.]

21- 8-57 Curaçao      3-0 Panama
           [H. 'Boy' Sambo 40', Jossy Bibiana 55', Wilfred Modesto 'Fèfè' de Lannoy 72']
           [Curaçao: Victor Celso Polinet; Pedro Matrona, Wilhelm Canword, Wilfred Modesto 'Fèfè' de Lannoy;
                     Eddy Vlinder, Bernardo 'Titi' Rojer; Jossy Bibiana, H. 'Boy' Sambo, Hubert 'Ibi' Schoop
                     (?. Thielman 75'), Romualdo Valerian (Ronald 'Angua' de Lannoy 70'),
                     Francisco Romualdo 'Shon Ma' Gómez.]
           [Panama: Andrés Castillo; Everardo Vega, Jorge Samuel, Alfredo Sandiford; Francisco Ponce, Adolfo Díaz;
                    Jorge Deanes, Luis Ponce, Alberto Gordon, Carlos Lemus, Guillermo Vega.]
           [Referee: Arthur Ellis (England).]
           [Linesmen: Juan Gardeazabal (Spain), Guillaume Faustin (Haiti).]

23- 8-57 Haiti        6-1 Cuba
           [Charles Fenol 1' 47' 72', Antoine Tassy 24', André Bovil 60', Gérard Delpeche 87' / Genaro Carmona 80']
           [Haiti: Michel Blain; André Dieudonné 'Dessalines', Claudel Legros, Joseph Beaulieu; Gérard Elie,
                   Michel Morin; Pierre Roc 'Yaboute', Gérard Delpeche, Charles Fenol, Antoine Tassy, André Bovil.]
           [Cuba: Eloy Martínez; Mario Herrera, Antonio Puebla, Ramón Peñalver; Sergio Padrón, Francisco Torrent [c];
                  Zenaldo García, José Doce (Genaro Carmona 75'), Manuel Bobadilla, Ángel Piedra, Lázaro Figueroa.]
           [Referee: Juan Gardeazabal (Spain).]

25- 8-57 Curaçao      1-1 Honduras
           [Wilhelm Canword 16' / Rodolfo Ramírez 'Popo' Godoy 69']
           [Curaçao: Victor Celso Polinet; Pedro Matrona, Wilhelm Canword, Wilfred Modesto 'Fèfè' de Lannoy;
                     Eddy Vlinder, Bernardo 'Titi' Rojer; H. 'Boy' Sambo, Ronald 'Angua' de Lannoy,
                     Hubert 'Ibi' Schoop, Eustaquio 'Ga' Bernardina (Jossy Bibiana),
                     Francisco Romualdo 'Shon Ma' Gómez.  Sub: Romualdo Valerian.]
           [Honduras: Jorge Alberto 'Pichón' Zavala (Efraín 'Gato' Salinas); Alberto Valero, Roy Padilla,
                      Jorge Alberto 'Furia' Solis; Abraham Pavón, Porfirio Betancourt; Hugo Navarrete,
                      Carlos 'Calistrín' Suazo, Melvin 'Cacabancha' Prince, Ronald Leaky,
                      Guillermo 'Bidindi' Guerrero (Rodolfo Ramírez 'Popo' Godoy).]
           [Referee: Vincenzo Orlandini (Italy).]
           [Linesmen: Guillaume Faustin (Haiti), Juan Gardeazabal (Spain).]

 1.HAITI           4  4  0  0  14- 4  8
 2.Curaçao         4  2  1  1   7- 4  5  [g.a. 1.75] 
 3.Honduras        4  2  1  1   6- 4  5  [g.a. 1.50]
 4.Panama          4  1  0  3   3- 8  2
 5.Cuba            4  0  0  4   1-11  0

Notes: Costa Rica withdrew for financial reasons. Guatemala withdrew shortly before the
       tournament due to a national state of emergency following the assassination of
       President Carlos Castillo Armas.


Top scorer: Charles Fenol (Haiti), 8 goals

Player of the tournament: Francisco Torrent (Cuba)

All-star team: Victor Celso Polinet (Curaçao); Pedro Matrona (Curaçao), Francisco Torrent (Cuba),
               Wilfred Modesto 'Fèfè' de Lannoy (Curaçao); Fausto Yu Shan (Honduras), Gérard Elie (Haiti);
               Jorge Deanes (Panama), Antoine Tassy (Haiti), Charles Fenol (Haiti), Fernando 'Tata' Zelaya (Honduras),
               Pierre Roc 'Yaboute' (Haiti).


Friendlies:

17- 8-57 Aruba        2-2 Panama         [in Oranjestad]
           [Raymundo Kemp 41', Herbert 'Doc' Williams 65' / ? 40', Antonio Aguilar (2-2)]
           [Aruba: Paul 'Puppy' Díaz; José La Rosa, Edwin Dirksz; Chito Croes, Ricardo 'Cai' Helder,
                   J.Solognier; Evenio González, Benny Geerman, Dudu Adonis, Nulfo Steba,
                   Paulus Paula. Sub: Herbert 'Doc' Williams.]
           [Panama: Andrés Castillo; ?. Rodríguez, Braulio Arosemena; ?. Moore, ?. Ureta,
                    Guillermo Vega; ?. Janneau, Alberto Gordon, Antonio Aguilar, Carlos Lemus, ?. Hubner.]
           [Referee: 'Gochi' Tromp (Aruba).]
           [Note: Edwin Dirksz missed a penalty with the score at 2-2.]

26- 8-57 Aruba        3-1 Haiti          [in Oranjestad]
           [Evenio González 2' 12', ?. Verstraate 89' / Gérald Haig 67'] 
           [Aruba: Paul 'Puppy' Díaz; Mario Mateo, Edwin Dirksz; Chito Croes, Edgar Vos, José Andrés Boyé
                   (Carlos Pérez); Raymundo Kemp, Herbert 'Doc' Williams, Jorge 'Gochi' Brion, Evenio González
                   (Simeon Frank), Nulfo Steba. [Sub: ?. Verstraate]]
           [Haiti: René Vertus; Claudel Legros, Gérard Blaise; Antoine Cabrol, Gérard Elie ('Gogo' Verna), Michel Morin;
                   ?. Jean-Marie, Joseph, Gérald Haig, Gérard Delpeche (Charles Fenol), ?. Wilson.]
           [Referee: 'Dunchi' Tromp (Aruba).]
           [Note: Haiti's scorer is also reported as Wilson.]

27- 8-57 Aruba        2-2 Haiti          [in Oranjestad]
           [?. Verstraate 62' 68' / Gérald Haig 2', ? (2-2)] 
           [Aruba: Paul 'Puppy' Díaz; Mario Mateo, Edwin Dirksz; Carlos Pérez, Edgar Vos, Pedro Tromp
                   (José Andrés Boyé 30'); Raymundo Kemp (Jorge 'Gochi' Brion 30'), Herbert 'Doc' Williams,
                   ?. Verstraate, Evenio González, Paulus Paula (Nulfo Steba 30').]
           [Haiti: Michel Blain; Claudel Legros, Gérard Blaise; 'Gogo' Verna, Antoine Cabrol, Michel Morin;
                   Pierre Roc 'Yaboute', Paul Desrosiers, Gérald Haig, Antoine Tassy, ?. Wilson.]
           [Referee: 'Gochi' Tromp (Aruba).]

27- 8-57 Sithoc       2-2 Panama         [in Willemstad]
           ['Boy' Sambo 42', Ronald 'Angua' de Lannoy 57' / Carlos Lemus 25', Vicente Rodríguez 63']
           [Referee: Ringma (Curaçao).]


Squads: 

Cuba squad: 
 Coach: Emilio Murientes
 Assistant: Julio Pérez
 Players: Eloy Martínez (GK), Antonio Fernández, Manuel Nazábal, Nicolás Martínez, Rodolfo Portuondo,
          Antonio Puebla, José (Pepe) Doce, Manuel Bobadilla, Lázaro Figueroa, Sergio Padrón, Agustín Mezquita,
          Alberto Gutiérrez, Ramón Peñalver, Francisco Morell, Ángel Piedra, Genaro Carmona, Zenaldo García,
          Mario Sánchez, Román Mario Valdes, Francisco Torrent, Mario Herrera, Adrián Benito.

Curaçao squad (possibly incomplete):
 Coach: Pedro Celestino da Cunha (Brazil)
 Players: Victor Celso Polinet (GK), Roberto Tweeboom (GK), Pedro Matrona, Wilhelm Canword,
          Wilfred Modesto 'Fèfè' de Lannoy, Guillermo 'Gein' Giribaldi, Edmundo (Eddy) Vlinder,
          Ludgero 'Cor' Adoptie, Hubert Daal, Bernardo 'Titi' Rojer, H. 'Boy' Sambo, Hubert 'Ibi' Schoop,
          Eustaquio 'Ga' Bernardina, Ronald 'Angua' de Lannoy, Willys Heyliger, Francisco Romualdo 'Shon Ma' Gómez,
          Romualdo (Ro) Valerian, Jossy Bibiana, ?. Thielman (S.U.B.T.).

Haiti squad (possibly incomplete)
 Delegates: André Roy, Capt. Baillard, Daniel Beauvoir, M. Coicou
 Coach: Lucien Barosy
 Assistant: Cenatus Lafleur
 Players: Michel Blain (GK), René Vertus (GK), André Dieudonné 'Dessalines', Claudel Legros, Gérard Blaise,
          Joseph Beaulieu, Gérard Elie, Antoine Cabrol, 'Gogo' Verna, Antoine Jean-Baptiste 'Ti Jean', Michel Morin,
          Louis R. Jacques, Antoine Tassy, Gérald Haig, Charles Fenol, Pierre Roc 'Yaboute', Paul Desrosiers,
          Gérard Delpeche, André Bovil, Jean Cadet, Roland Thybulle, ?. Wilson.

Honduras squad (possibly incomplete)
 Coach: Pedro Otto Bumbel (Brazil)
 Players: Jorge Alberto 'Pichón' Zavala (GK), Julio 'Brujo' Martínez (GK), Efraín 'Gato' Salinas (GK),
          Fausto Yu Shan, Antonio (Toño) Rodríguez, Abraham Pavón, Roy Padilla, Héctor 'Pacheco' Molina,
          Alberto Valero, Jorge Alberto 'Furia' Solis, Felipe 'Princípe' Barahona, Fernando 'Tata' Zelaya,
          Porfirio (Fico) Betancourt, Ronald Leaky, Melvin 'Cacabancha' Prince, Hugo Navarrete, 
          Guillermo 'Bidindi' Guerrero, Carlos 'Calistrín' Suazo, Rodolfo Ramírez 'Popo' Godoy,
          Andrés Salinas 'Salinitas'.

Panama squad (possibly incomplete):
 Leader: Ernesto Ramírez
 Delegate: Mr Tamayo
 Coach: Gilberto Casanova (Colombia)
 Journalist: Rodolfo Mendoza
 Players: Andrés Castillo (GK), Luis Acosta (GK), Everardo Vega, Jorge Samuel, Alfredo Sandiford, 
          Braulio 'Tito Papá' Arosemena, Adolfo Díaz, Francisco Ponce, Guillermo Vega, Antonio Aguilar,
          Jorge Deanes, Pablo Rodríguez, Alberto Gordon, Luis Ponce, Francisco Ponce, Carlos Lemus,
          Vicente Rodríguez, Moore, Ureta, Janneau, Hubner.



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Sources included: "Amigoe di Curacao", "Diario de la Marina" (Cuba), "La Nación" (Costa Rica)

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