North American Championship 1947 (Cuba)

Estadio La Tropical, La Habana

Match 1
13- 7 Mexico          5-0 USA
  [Adalberto López 3, 35, 85, Miguel Ángel Segura 53, Rodrigo Ruiz 78pen]

Match 2
17- 7 Cuba            1-3 Mexico
  [Manuel de Jesús Brioso 82; Carlos Septién 30, Miguel Ángel Segura 53, 
   Adalberto López 83]

Match 3
20- 7 Cuba            5-2 USA
  [Antonio Villalón 22, 28, Luis Gironella 61, Antonio Mederos 68, Santiago Veiga 70; 
   Ed Souza 49, Ed Valentine 59]


 1.Mexico          2  2  0  0   8- 1  4
 2.Cuba            2  1  0  1   6- 5  2
 3.USA             2  0  0  2   2-10  0


Additional details:

Estadio La Tropical, La Habana, Cuba

Match 1
13.07.1947: MEXICO - USA 5:0 (2:0) 17:00h (A: 5,400)
  [Adalberto LOPEZ 3', 35', 85'; Miguel Angel SEGURA 53'; Rodrigo RUIZ 78' pen]

MEX: Raúl Landeros - Alberto Medina, Sergio Bravo, Alfonso Montemayor-C, Rodrígo Ruíz, 
     Salvador Arizmendi, Antonio Flores, Julian Duran, Adalberto López, 
     Miguel Angel Segura, Carlos Septién.

TD: György ORTH (HUN)

USA: Walter Romanowicz - John Machado, Manuel Martin, Joseph Rego, Joe Ferreira, 
     Jesse Braga, Frank Moniz, Ed Souza, John Souza, Ed Valentine, John Travis.

TD: Andrew M. BROWN

R: José TAPIA (CUB)
A1: Sam GABIN (USA)
A2: Carlos ESTEVA (MEX)

Match 2
17.07.1947: CUBA - MEXICO 1:3 (0:1) 21:00 h (A: 4,000)
  [Manuel BRIOSO 82'; Carlos SEPTIEN 29', Miguel Angel SEGURA 59', Adalberto LOPEZ 80']

CUB: Juan Ayra - Jacinto Barquín, Enrique Martinez, José Ovide, José Minsal, 
     Francisco Alvarez, Roberto Roure, Antonio Mederos, Antonio Villalón, 
     Manuel de Jesús Brioso, Armando Buxadera.

TD: Marcelino MINSAL

MEX: Raúl Landeros - Alberto Medina, Sergio Bravo, Alfonso Montemayor-C, Rodrígo Ruíz, 
     Salvador Arizmendi, Javier De La Torre, Maximiano Prieto, Adalberto López, 
     Miguel Angel Segura, Carlos Septién.

TD: György ORTH (HUN)

R: Sam GABIN (USA)
A1: José TAPIA (CUB)
A2: Carlos Esteva TEJADA (MEX)

Match 3
20.07.1947: CUBA - USA 5:2 (2:0) 16:00h (A: 4,000)
  [Antonio VILLALON 22', 28', Luis GIRONELLA 61', Antonio MEDEROS 68', 
   Santiago VEIGA 70'; Ed SOUZA 49', Ed VALENTINE 59']

CUB: Juan Ayra - Jacinto Barquín, Enrique Martinez, José Ovide, José Minsal, 
     Francisco Alvarez, Santiago Veiga, Antonio Mederos, Antonio Villalón, Luis Gironella, 
     Armando Buxadera.

TD: Juan ARENAS

USA: Walter Romanowicz, John Machado, Manuel Martin, Joseph Rego Costa, Joseph Michaels, 
     Jesse Braga, Frank Moniz, Ed Souza, Ed Valentine, John Souza, John Travis.

TD: Andrew M. BROWN

R: Carlos Esteva TEJADA (MEX)
A1: Sam GABIN (USA)
A2: José TAPIA (CUB)


Cuba squad:
Coach: Juan Arenas
GK: Juan José Ayra [Puentes Grandes], Pedro Pablo Arozemena [Juventud Asturiana],
    Joaquín Torroella [Puentes Grandes]
FB: Jacinto Barquín [Puentes Grandes], Ramón Cruz [Puentes Grandes],
    Enrique Martínez [Juventud Asturiana], Pedro Cotalero [Puentes Grandes]
HB: José Minsal [Puentes Grandes] [captain], Francisco Álvarez [Juventud Asturiana],
    Armando Granados [Centro Gallego], José Oviede [Puentes Grandes],
    Marcelino Minsal [Puentes Grandes]
FW: Jesús 'Pito' Villalón [Centro Gallego], Santiago Veiga [Puentes Grandes],
    Vicente Pérez [Iberia], Antonio 'Rico' Mederos [Iberia],
    Armando Buxadera [Litobana], Luis Gironella [Juventud Asturiana],
    Manuel de Jesús Brioso [Puentes Grandes], Roberto Roure [Juventud Asturiana]

Overview File

1949


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Sources included: Diario de la Marina (Cuba), CONCACAF reports, Mexican newspapers

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