2017 Pan American Cup (Men)

Lancaster, PA, USA


Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Mexico,
Trinidad & Tobago, USA, Venezuela

- The continental champion qualifies for the 2018 FIH World Cup.
- Top six teams qualify for the 2021 Pan American Cup.
- Teams placed 7th and 8th must play the 2019 Pan American Challenge.

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Argentina v Trinidad & Tobago

Semi-final

# Info Time Teams Score Status Match Sheet
10 August 2017
13 Semi-final 5:00pm Argentina ARG - TTO Trinidad & Tobago 8 - 1 Official    x 2  

Goalscoring

Team Min # Player Action
Argentina 3 10 PAREDES Matias FG
Argentina 4 10 PAREDES Matias FG
Argentina 5 10 PAREDES Matias FG
Argentina 8 16 ORTIZ Ignacio FG
Argentina 10 2 PEILLAT Gonzalo PC
Argentina 27 3 TARAZONA Santiago FG
Trinidad & Tobago 38 9 TOUSSAINT Akim FG
Argentina 41 25 GANLY Marc FG
Argentina 47 3 TARAZONA Santiago PC

Cards

Team Min # Player Type
Argentina 37 5 IBARRA Pedro Green Card
Argentina 40 27 ROSSI Lucas Green Card
Trinidad & Tobago 49 5 BOWEN Arrielle Green Card

Match Report

ARGENTINA GETS INTO THE FINALS LOOKING FORWARD FOR THEIR THIRD CONTINENTAL CHAMPIONSHIP

Argentina ratified the favoritism with which it arrived at Lancaster and this afternoon became the first finalist of the Pan American Cup with a surpassing 8-1 against Trinidad and Tobago. The final step up to revalidate the title, already won in 2004 and 2013, will be Sunday at 17:45, when they face the winner of the second semifinal of the day, between Canada and the United States.

The Olympic champions demonstrated great effectiveness in the final round, especially in the first half. Upto now they accumulate 35 goals in four matches played .

Martín Paredes (x3), Santiago Tarazona (x2), Ignacio Ortiz, Gonzalo Peillat, and Marc Ganly scored in the Argentine victory. Akim Toussaint did Trinidad & Tobago’s goal.

Argentina just needed five minutes to make a difference. Between minutes 3 and 5, Paredes got his hat-trick with similar actions: well located in the circle and just a touch to place it away from the reach of Andrey Rocke. During the first half, Argentina gave an attack master class and definition. Ignacio Ortiz at 8 ', Gonzalo Peillat at 10' and 27 'Santiago Tarazona sentenced the game.

Despite being 6-0 down on the scoreboard and knowing the difference of ranking of their rival, the "Soca Warriors" had their time of celebration. Captain Akim Toussaint's scored at 38 'after several passes in the Argentine area.

In the second period Argentina slowed down, thinking of Sunday's big final. Marc Ganly scored a great goal (41 '), and Tarazona score at 47'.

Argentina is already classified to the FIH 2018 World Cup, obtained in London in the Semi Final of the World League and now they are looking forward to their third continental championship. Trinidad and Tobago will play on Sunday at 15:30, revalidating the bronze medal achivement four years ago in Toronto.

The Pan American Cup continues tomorrow with the ladies semifinals. Argentina vs. Canada (16:00) and United States Vs. Canada (18:15). Uruguay and  Brazil  are playing for the 7th and 8th position at 13:45.

CAN v USA (Semi-final)

Final Standings

  1. Argentina
    1. Argentina
  2. Canada
    2. Canada
  3. USA
    3. USA
  4. Trinidad & Tobago
  5. Brazil
    5. Brazil
  6. Chile
    6. Chile
  7. Mexico
    7. Mexico
  8. Venezuela
    8. Venezuela

Pool Standings

Team GP W D L GD P
Pool A
Argentina  ARG 3 3 0 0 25 9
USA  USA 3 2 0 1 1 6
Chile  CHI 3 1 0 2 -3 3
Venezuela  VEN 3 0 0 3 -23 0
Team GP W D L GD P
Pool B
Canada  CAN 3 3 0 0 12 9
Trinidad & Tobago  TTO 3 2 0 1 -2 6
Brazil  BRA 3 1 0 2 -1 3
Mexico  MEX 3 0 0 3 -9 0