French Guiana forfeited their match versus Honduras for fielding an ineligible player. The only problem is; they knew this would happen…The CONCACAF Gold Cup is one of world football’s strangest and most comical international tournaments. This year’s tournament was no different.
Two teams in the tournament, Martinique and French Guiana, are not official members of FIFA, but are a part of the Caribbean Football Union and are thus able to participate in the CONCACAF Gold Cup should they qualify. Martinique and French Guiana are both part of France and are not independent nations. They officially fly the French flag at the tournament and play the French anthem before matches. Read more “Concacaf Look Foolish Over Malouda Issue”